Blue Parks Intern
Tishma Patel is currently working towards her Master’s of Science in Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences at San Francisco State University. She earned her B.S. in Marine Science at CSU Monterey Bay in 2017 and has been passionate about the marine environment since she was young. Her previous research experience included studying black abalone in the intertidal zone in Monterey Bay. Currently she is researching the threats that affect finless porpoise populations in Asia. She is passionate about marine conservation and education, and is committed to helping make an impact in protecting our oceans.