Fuensanta Salas Herrero
She holds a Doctorate in Biology from the Universiy of Murcia, Spain with a thesis on organic enrichment indicators in marine environmental management.
Between 2002 and 2004, she was a researcher at IMAR (Institute of the Sea) at the University of Coimbra; she has participated in numerous scientific projects, and has been author and co-author of a wide variety of work on the development and validation of ecological indicators, published in international journals, as well as many book chapters.
She is currently a researcher at the University of Murcia, where she continues to collaborate with IMAR.
Her principal scientic research areas include the study of estuary and marine eco-systems, ecological indicators and environmental management.