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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Director
Department Environmental Assessment & Remote Sensing
Institution
Artificial Reef Research Institute, Ltd. ( ARRI, Ltd.)
2854 Alvin Drive Corpus Christi 78415
Address
2854 Alvin Drive
Corpus Christi
TX
78415
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel +1 361 288 3138
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree MSci
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Natural Resource Management , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Pollution , Research Support Services , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Pollution , Research Support Services
Research Activities Remote Sensing applied to regional Environmental Assessment and Coastal Management; Coral Reef and Marine Ecology; Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Fisheries and bioremediation.

Percepción Remota aplicada a la evaluación ambiental y manejo costero; Ecología Costera, Marina y de Arrecifes de Coral; Hidrología e Hidrogeología, Pesquerías y Bioremediación. +25 estudios de investigación y consultoría y 20+ viajes de campo y expediciones científicas, en diferentes países, incluyendo México, USA, Cuba, Nicaragua, Belice, Guatemala, Brasil, Venezuela, Islas Caimán, Islas Vírgenes, Turks y Caicos, Hawai, Guam, Republica de Palau y Rusia.
Research Region 34, 35 , 36, 72
Skills/Expertise Fluent/report writing in English and Spanish, speaks Italian and Portuguese, translates French. Experienced on evaluation, clean-up techniques and remediation of oil spills. Experienced (+10 yr) using satellite, airborne and multispectral video imagery for assessment of oil spills and development of Tropical Coastal Management and Regional Environmental Impact Assessment systems. Computer literate, including specialized software such as: GIS (ArcView), AutoCad, Multispectral Image Analysis (ER Mapper 5.5, MultiSpec, Envi, Bilko 3.1. Erdas Imagine 8.5), Video Processing (ImperX, Image Expert, Pinnacle Studio), and others such as MS (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe (Acrobat, Photoshop) and Corel (WordPerfect, Quattro Pro). Experienced (+20 yr) in scientific diving and boating; owned, maintained and operated a 55 ft. scientific diving and oceanographic motor vessel. Experienced (+20 yr.) in scientific diving applied to characterization of coral/artificial reef environments; extensive knowledge and use of the Caribbean Province coral reef Taxonomy. Experienced boater, owned, maintained and operated a 55 ft. L.O.A. oceanographic motor vessel.
Comments U.S. citizen and Mexican citizen. Certifications include: Hazardous Waste Operation & Emergency Response; Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials; Visible Emissions Evaluation; Air Pollution Toxicology; Open Ocean, Cavern & Cave Diving. 25+ research and consulting studies in different disciplines including Coral Reef and Marine Ecology, Remote Sensing, Fisheries, and Hydrology; and 20+ field trips and scientific expeditions conducted internationally including Mexico, USA, Cuba, Nicaragua, Belize, Guatemala, Brazil, Venezuela, Cayman Islands, Virgin Islands, Turks & Caicos, Hawaii, Guam, Republic of Palau and Russia.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by MSci Alberto RODRIGUEZ)

Rodriguez Alberto A. 2003. Status of the Reef Fish Fisheries including the Red Snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) and Grouper (Epinephelus morio) Fisheries of the Mexican Waters of the Gulf of Mexico, a 2003 Update, with an Annotated Bibliography. Artificial Reef Research Institute, Ltd./Environmental Defense Fund, Austin, TX. 36 pp.
Rodríguez, A., D. Liddell, J. Gradie, C. Beaver, W. E. Avery, S. Lyle, T. Riggs, S. K. Bretz, D. Foster, L. Brooks, D. H. Stirling, and E. Hwang. 2001. Ecología y Ecotoxicología de la zona de plataformas petroleras de la Sonda de Campeche y Laguna de Términos. Instituto de Ingeniería, UNAM/PEMEX, Exploración y Producción. 112 pp., Adendum: Sistema de Información Geográfica.
Rodriguez Alberto A. 1999. Status of the Reef Fish Fisheries including the Red Snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) and Grouper (Epinephelus morio) Fisheries of the Mexican Waters of the Gulf of Mexico, with an Annotated Bibliography. Artificial Reef Research Institute, Ltd./Environmental Defense Fund, Austin, TX. 33 pp.
Rodriguez, A., G. Blount, and G.A. Jeffress. 1998. Evaluación ambiental regional de los cambios en el patrón de flujo de agua superficial Tabasco, México, por Percepción Remota con ERmapper e imágenes temáticas Landsat. Center for Coastal Studies, Texas A&M Univ. Corpus Christi. TAMU-CC-9808-CCS. 134 pp. Adendum: Sistema de Información Geográfica.
Rodriguez, A., R. Adams, and J. L. Keyes. 1997. Evaluación de las estrategias de Bioremediación de derrames de petróleo en los humedales de Tabasco, Mexico. PEMEX Exploration y Production, Region Sur, Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico. 64 pp. Adendum: Manual de campo para Bioremediación de derrames de petróleo.
Tunnell, J.W., Jr., A. Rodriguez, R. Lehman, and C. Beaver. 1993. An ecological characterization of the southern Quintana Roo coral reef system. Center for Coastal Studies, Texas A&M Univ. Corpus Christi. TAMU-CC-9307-CCS. 161 pp.


Created: 2007-08-04 Last Updated: 2014-06-05 by Alberto RODRIGUEZ