Laura Chaibongsai
Laura Chaibongsai
Laura develops, plans, and executes Miami Waterkeeper programs. She specializes in citizen science & hands-on programs that are designed so you can partner with us in our goal of protecting Biscayne Bay & the surrounding watershed.

Prior to joining the MWK team, Laura spent 11 years as outreach manager at the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, with the last 6 of those years working with the CARTHE consortium where she developed the marine debris, citizen science study Bay Drift (Biscayne Bay Drift Card Study). She has a M.A. in Marine Affairs & Policy from the University of Miami RSMAS, and a B.S. in Biology from the Pennsylvania State University's Eberly College of Science. 

HomeMiami Waterkeeper is a South Florida Environmental Group that advocates for Swimmable, Drinkable, Fishable water for all. Working on sea rise, water pollution, coral reef protection, and water issue education.
Prior to joining the MWK team, Laura spent 11 years as outreach manager at the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, with the last 6 of those years working with the CARTHE consortium where she developed the marine debris, citizen science study Bay Drift (Biscayne Bay Drift Card Study). She has a M.A. in Marine Affairs & Policy from the University of Miami RSMAS, and a B.S. in Biology from the Pennsylvania State University's Eberly College of Science.