Deborah Visco Abibou

Sustainable and Resilient Community Extension Educator


Deb Visco Abibou is a sustainable an resilient community extension educator with the Connecticut Sea Grant and UConn Extension Program. Through her work carrying out the Sustainable & Resilient Communities goals of the Long Island Sound Study, she focuses on ensuring that coastal and watershed communities become more resilient to environmental changes and better prepared for hazards.  Deb is experienced in coastal restoration and resiliency from her

previous work implementing projects across Louisiana’s coast. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental & Forest Biology from SUNY ESF and a doctorate in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology from Tulane University. She is based at the New Haven County Extension Center in North Haven. 

Deborah Abibou
Contact Information
Emaildeb.abibou@uconn.edu
Phone(203) 407-3166