Maria Torres

Water Challenge Ambassador

Miramar, FL

Maria Torres is a high school junior in Mast at FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, where she is part of the Ecology club, National Honors Society, Pre-Health Science Club, and Key Club. Outside of school, she is a Miami Waterkeeper Junior Ambassador. As a Miami Waterkeeper Junior Ambassador, Maria is involved in environmental cleanup events, testing water quality, and informing, inform her community on Florida’s water issues and possible solutions. The earth provides us with crucial resources that no other planet can afford; therefore, Maria believes that we need to take care of the only place we call home.