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Jenny Dugan

Jenny DuganJenny Dugan is an Associate Research Biologist at the Marine Science Institute at UC Santa Barbara.  As a coastal marine ecologist, her primary research has focused on sandy beach ecosystems.  She investigates many aspects of  beach ecosystems and their associated food webs and functions, from the bottom up effects of the deposition of macroalgal wrack as a major subsidy to expanding the understanding of shorebirds as ecological indicators and predators in these open coast ecosystems. Her research also evaluates the ecological impacts of a number of widespread human alterations to this ecosystem, including shoreline armoring  and beach grooming.


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