Ms. Elizabeth Del Rosario is a Ph.D. student in the Coastal Marine System Science program at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. She received her M.S. in Environmental Science from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. She received her B.S. in Fisheries and Wildlife Science, B.A. in Biology, and minor in Natural Resources from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Elizabeth's research focus is in marine policy with Dr. Richard McLaughlin and co-chair Dr. Paul Montagna. Her emphasis area is in water resources management, freshwater inflow policy and regulation.
Elizabeth has received the NOAA Educational Partnership Program Center for Coastal and Marine Ecosystems (CCME) fellowship to support her research. Her M.S. thesis research focused on pumped inflow via the Rincon Bayou Pipeline into the upper delta of the Nueces Estuary, TX. She is a co-author on several publications for the Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program and has a forthcoming publication in theTexas Water Journal.