Carmen Lopez

Carmen Lopez

Carmen Lopez

Undergraduate Student

California State University Fullerton

Biological Science

Concentration: Marine Biology



Interests include environmental sustainability, marine conservation, restoration ecology and diving.


I am currently working on my Advanced Open Water Diving Certificate and upon completion; I hope to work towards obtaining the Scientific Diving Certification. As a member of Dr. Zacherl’s Lab, I am interested in standardizing the identification of settled Olympia oysters. I am also interested in researching different methods of data collection. In the future, I would like to start up a Marine Science Learning Center for underprivileged youth in Nayarit, Mexico.