Team Member

Scott Buhl headshotScott Buhl

Scott received his bachelors degree in Marine Biology from UCLA in 2006, and has spent the last 9 years working for nonprofit organizations in support of environmental conservation.  During his 3 years at Heal the Bay, Scott focused his efforts on water quality and conservation, and specifically led the volunteer and public programs at Heal the Bay’s educational outreach facility, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium.  More recently, Scott spent nearly 6 years at The Marine Mammal Center, filling various roles during that time (including Marine Mammal Stranding Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, and Volunteer Resources Manager) in support of marine mammal rehabilitation and conservation. Scott joined the OWCN team in 2015 as a Wildlife Response Specialist and, in 2018, moved over to the Responder Specialist position, where he supports readiness activities and staff/volunteer efforts during spills.