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Mario Molina

Mario Molina is a NOAA CCME Undergraduate Scholar completing a B.S. in Marine Biology at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Mario is interested in pursuing a career with NOAA or Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and is currently assisting research under the supervision of Dr. Hicks as part of the place-based conservation focus area. His interests include ecology of local water ways such as the Lower Laguna Madre as well as ecology of offshore artificial reefs.