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William Walton

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Fisheries & Aquaculture Specialist

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WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 02

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


&bull Ph.D., Fisheries Science: University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 1994-2003
&bull M.Sc., Ecology and Evolution: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 1991-1993
&bull B.Sc., Biology Cum laude: Tufts University, Medford, MA, 1987-1991

Research Interests

Shellfish aquaculture; Invertebrate fisheries science; Experimental field work; Population biology of shellfish; Community ecology of coastal and estuarine habitats; Invasions biology; Management of marine pests; Restoration ecology; Predator-prey interactions.


&bull National Shellfisheries Association, Member at Large, Membership Committee Chair
&bull World Aquaculture Society
&bull American Fisheries Society
&bull Ecological Society of America
&bull Society for Conservation Biology