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Kat So is a research assistant for Energy and Environment at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she interned at Mass Audubon, helping advocate for conservation policy in the Massachusetts State House. Additionally, she interned at the Environmental Protection Agency in the Office of Public Affairs and at the Nature Conservancy in Coastal Programs, focusing on coastal resilience and oyster restoration projects.

So received her bachelor’s degree from Northeastern University in environmental and marine studies.

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To Harness the Power of the Ocean To Fight Climate Change, the Biden Administration Needs a Plan Article
A mangrove forest is pictured underwater in Mayotte Marine Natural Park, part of the Comoros archipelago in the Indian Ocean, November 2017. (Getty/Alexis Rosenfeld)

To Harness the Power of the Ocean To Fight Climate Change, the Biden Administration Needs a Plan

Ocean carbon dioxide removal solutions may contribute to policies and strategies that achieve the goal of negative emissions by midcentury, but implementation at scale must be balanced with concerns about unintended environmental impacts, environmental justice, a social license to operate, and governance issues.

Kelly Kryc, Kat So

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