Coral Reef Restoration

Dr. Jason Spadaro

Dr. Jason Spadaro

Postdoctoral Scientist

Dr. Spadaro joined Mote in December 2021 as a postdoctoral scientist to integrate an ecosystem approach into Mote's premier science-based Coral Reef Restoration Program. His research focuses on manipulating ecological processes, such as grazing, and facilitation cascades to support the restoration and recovery of Caribbean coral reef ecosystems.