Alexandra Carter is a policy analyst for Ocean Policy at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Carter worked in the office of Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR), where she implemented geospatial information technology projects and assisted with environmental policy. She also has field experience in fisheries management, having worked with the California and Oregon Departments of Fish and Wildlife and as a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration-certified fisheries observer in the Bering Sea, Alaska.
Carter is originally from Huntington Beach, California. She holds a bachelor’s degree in marine biology from California State University, Long Beach.
By Alexandra Carter
|Midwestern Floods Are Worsening the Gulf’s Toxic Algae Problem||Center for American Progress||July 9, 2019|
|American Aquaculture||Center for American Progress||May 13, 2019|
|Making Waves||Center for American Progress||December 18, 2018|
|The Trump Administration’s New Attack on Marine Monuments||Center for American Progress||September 17, 2018|
|Warming Seas, Falling Fortunes||Center for American Progress||September 10, 2018|
|Gov. Scott’s Policies Are Contributing to Florida’s Toxic Algal Bloom||Center for American Progress||August 8, 2018|
|The Top 3 Reasons Why Congress Shouldn’t Legalize Overfishing||Center for American Progress||June 25, 2018|
|The Rise of the Recreational Fishing Lobby||Center for American Progress||March 19, 2018|