University of Vermont biologist Joe Roman seeks to transform the notorious military prison at Guantánamo Bay into a marine research center and international peace park.

In a Science magazine op-ed, Roman says “greening” Gitmo would protect Cuba's coastal ecosystems and enhance conservation and ecological research throughout the Caribbean.

Roman’s work on Guantanamo Bay has been featured in 50+ national news outlets, including NPR, The New YorkerThe GuardianHuffington PostPopular ScienceFast CompanyVox, The Washington Post, Inverse, and PhysOrg.


Mark Hendry