Justin Hansen is a coastal ecology field crew lead with the Environmental Institute of Houston's research team. Hansen came to EIH from Oregon and is a recent graduate of UHCL. While at EIH, Hansen will be working on the 2020 National Coastal Conditions Assessment. When not in the field, he enjoys interacting with his little boy as much as possible, fishing, and hiking.
Hansens master's thesis project, "Speckled worm eel (Myrophis punctatus) in the estuarine waters of Texas: a "dove tale" of the elusive American eel (Anguilla rostrata)," aimed to evaluate spatial and temporal patterns of the American eel in Texas.