Dr. Julie A. Anderson is a Louisiana Sea Grant & Louisiana State University Agricultural Center Fisheries Specialist. She has a BS in Biology and a PhD in Marine Biology. As a fisheries specialist she has focused on working with the LA fishing industry, specifically with the invertebrate fisheries: crabs, oysters, and shrimp. She has also worked with non-profits, state and local government agencies and other partners on marine debris projects including derelict crab trap cleanups.
Her current projects range from invasive species outreach and control to reporting and reduction of derelict fishing gear.