Claire Johnson



Claire Johnson
Research Assistant
UNC Coastal Studies Institute

Room No. 370
850 NC 345, Wanchese, NC 27981

Phone: 252-475-5444





B.A. Environmental Studies with a concentration in Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Gulf Stream Ecology, specifically looking at plankton community structure within and around beds of the brown macroalgae Sargassum fluitans and Sargassum natans. 

Claire is continuing her undergraduate research investigating the seasonal population of bottlenose dolphins in Roanoke Sound with the Outer Banks Center for Dolphin Research.  She also enjoys wildlife photography, traveling, and Carolina basketball.