Dr. Enrique Reyes was elected as Secretary
for the 2013-15 Governing Board of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF).
As new board member Dr. Reyes is tasked with overseeing the implementation CERF's mission and strategic plan for the duration of their term. The CERF is a multidisciplinary organization of individuals who study and manage the structure and functions of estuaries and the effects of human activities on these fragile environments. The CERF is a professional organization of academic researchers, public sector managers, teachers, consultants, students and others who are interested in estuaries and currently has approximately 1,650 members, and approximately 1,000 more who are members of the Affiliate Societies.