Scott Porter

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Scott Porter

Underwater video courtesy of Jim Flagg / Music by Bill Grass

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Scott Porter has over 21 years experience as an investigative biologist with an environmental survey company – EcoLogic Environmental. He began as an oil field consultant whose zone of study includes the coastal Gulf States with a concentration in Louisiana’s estuaries and petroleum platforms.   Through his services as an independent survey biologist specializing in biological resource analysis, Scott has collected over 5,000 biological reef samples and has over 3,000 scuba dives from 1988-2009. Mr. Porter holds a degree in Marine Biology. He has discovered new species on the platform that have yet to be documented in the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean. Mr. Porter is one of the best field biologist in the Gulf of Mexico.

This is a map of oil and gas platforms (red markers) and natural reefs and banks (yellow shaded areas) in U.S. Federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Note: this does not include oil and gas platforms in Louisiana state waters.