About Capt. Al
Capt. Modjeski is a Professional Ecologist, Fisheries Biologist, and the Habitat Restoration Program Director for the American Littoral Society.
Capt. Al has over 20 years of experience in science-based coastal restoration and biological monitoring. Prior to his appointment to the American Littoral Society in January 2014, he was a Senior Project Manager, Water Natural Resources Director, and Senior Ecologist for a private environmental consulting firm.
One of his first restoration projects was the creation of artificial reefs in Isla Verde, Puerto Rico where he led the planning, permitting, construction, and monitoring of that project.
On behalf of the Society, he currently manages a number of restoration projects throughout New Jersey and New York. Projects include living shorelines, beach restoration, salt marsh restoration, flood control, and fish passage.
He is a Licensed USCG Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels, logging over 680 days at sea.