Mason alumnus believes there is still hope for the future of coral reefs
A recent article in Global Americans by Mason Science alumnus David Guggenheim addresses the continued decline of coral reefs around the world. However, Guggernheim notes that the reefs in Cuba are, in contrast, healthy and thriving--an anomaly he addresses in his latest book.
The Remarkable Reefs of Cuba: Hopeful Stories from the Ocean Doctor
David Guggenheim, PhD Environmental Science and Public Policy '98
Guggenheim writes about his adventures along Cuba's reefs in The Remarkable Reefs of Cuba (Prometheus, November 2022).
Guggenheim is a marine scientist, educator and submarine pilot who has made appearances on TV shows such as Good Morning America and 60 Minutes. He is also the founder and president of the nonprofit organization Ocean Doctor based in Washington, D.C.
-Colleen Kearney Rick, Mason Spirit, page 46