Research Interests:Lisa Krigsman joined the Habitat Ecology Team to work as a liaison between NMFS and USGS, as the biologist for the California Seafloor Mapping Project. Lisa earned her BA in Marine Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz and her MS in Marine Biology at San Francisco State University. Lisa has done subtidal work in Australia, Baja, Bahamas, and Mexico as well working extensively throughout California. In addition to spending time in the water Lisa has also spent time in the lab ageing newly recruited and adult rockfish with the use of otoliths. In addition to the work with the California Seafloor Mapping Project Lisa is also involved in the Deepsea Coral Project which the Habitat Ecology Team recently began.