Email: [[karinna]] Phone: (804) 684-7273 Office: Davis Hall 218 Department : Center for Coastal Resources Management Program: Comprehensive Coastal Inventory
B.S. Biochemistry, University of the Republic of Uruguay
M.S. Marine Science, College of William and Mary
Spatial analysis using GIS technology and remote sensing
Cross-scale modeling of creek-river-estuarine-ocean systems
Ecology and evolution of tidal marshes
Sustainable development management in coastal areas
Enhancing the adaptive capacity of Virginia coastal wetlands to lessen vulnerability to climate change. EPA.
Sustainability in Chesapeake Bay shorescapes: climate change, management decisions, and ecological functions. NSF Coastal SEES.
Increasing use of natural & nature-based features to build resilience to storm-driven flooding. NOAA
Development of Comprehensive Coastal Resource Management Portals (CCRMPs) – Virginia’s coastal counties. CZM - NOAA
Geographic Information System Support to Chesapeake Bay Shoreline Erosion Feasibility Study, Maryland. USACE, Baltimore District.
The Stability of Living Shorelines - An Evaluation. NOAA.
Comprehensive Shoreline Inventory for the State of Maryland - NOAA/MD DNR.
Riparian Shoreline Assessment and Mapping for the Chowan River, NC - Albemarle Pamlico National Estuary Project (APNEP).
Development of TMDL models for Virginia Shellfish Growing Waters - Department of Environmental Quality.
Berman, M., Mason, P., Nunez, K., & Tombleson, C. (2018) Implementing Sustainable Shoreline Management in Virginia: Assessing the Need for an Enforceable Policy. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary. , Gloucester Point, Virginia, 23062. https://doi.org/10.21220/V5NF3W.
Nunez, M.K. (2010). Modeling Shoreline Change and Resulting Wetland Response Due to Erosion and Sea-Level Rise: A Case Study in Dorchester County, Maryland. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary. Gloucester Point, Virginia, 23062. https://dx.doi.org/doi:10.25773/v5-mkgn-ak07.
Berman, M.R., Berquist, H., Herman, J., Nunez, K. (2007). The Stability of Living Shorelines - An Evaluation. Final Report. Center for Coastal Resources Management Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary, Gloucester Point, Virginia, 23062. https://doi.org/10.21220/V5DT58.
Berman, M.R., Berquist, H., Hershner, C.H., Killeen, S., Nunez, K., Reay, K., Rudnicky, T., and D. Weiss. (2006). (Virginia and Maryland) County Shoreline Situation Report, Special Report in Applied Marine Science and Ocean Engineering No. 394, Comprehensive Coastal Inventory Program, Center for Coastal Resources Management Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary, Gloucester Point, Virginia, 23062. https://doi.org/10.21220/V5T152
Chesapeake Community Modeling Program
Society for Women in Marine Science
National Center for Faculty Development & Inclusion (NCFDD)