Expedition Team

Tyson Bottenus - S-214


Tyson Bottenus is a freelance writer and works for NOAA Fisheries as an offshore scallop researcher. He graduated with degrees in geological oceanography and marine affairs from the University of Rhode Island.  He is an alumnus of SEA Semester class S-214 and participated in Plastics at SEA: North Atlantic Expedition 2010.  In 2011 he sailed as a deckhand with SEA Semester class C-235, when he sailed through the Gulf of Mexico studying the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.