EXPEDITION: Women Researchers in Science - Journey to the Sea of Cortez DATES: May 4th-13th, 2018 LOCATION: Sea of Cortez. Gulf of California TRIP PRICE: $2995 Join Shark Research Institute researchers Jennifer Schmidt and Dave Grant on this liveaboard expedition to the Gulf of California, a … Read more about Women Researchers in Science – Journey to the Sea of Cortez Expedition
EXPEDITION: DJIBOUTI WHALE SHARK RESEARCH EXPEDITION DATES: JANUARY 5TH-13TH, 2018 LOCATION: Gulf of Tadjoura - DJIBOUTI, AFRICA TOUR PRICE: $2,200 (estimated - see below) Spaces are available to join this expedition led by the Shark Research Institute and Sharkwatch Arabia, supporting the … Read more about Djibouti whale shark research expedition
Now into its 12th year, the Celebrate the Sea Festival will be held Brunei Darussalam to celebrate World Ocean Day from June 7-to 9, 2013 and supporting the conservation and management of sharks through ban of Importation of shark fins and proposed ban of all shark fins’ products in Brunei … Read more about Celebrate the Sea Festival: June 7-9, 2013 in Brunei Darussalam
Blue Vision Summit 4 will be held May 15-16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Every two years the Blue Vision Summit brings a diverse group of ocean and coastal leaders in marine conservation together in DC. Local, regional and national ocean advocates meet to explore common sense solutions for challenges … Read more about Blue Vision Summit
When SRI was founded 22 years ago, all of our Board and most of our staff were members or Fellows of the Explorers Club, and remain so — http://www.explorers.org. For those of you living in the New York area, here is an upcoming event at the Club that also features SRI Board Member Richard … Read more about Richard Ellis at Explorers Club
Women Divers Hall of Fame Brunch this morning. WDHOF is an organization dedicated to recognizing and honoring the contributions of women divers. Its members are the pioneers, leaders, innovators and world record holders throughout the international diving community. Their areas of expertise spans … Read more about March 24, 2013 – Sunday at BTS
Saturday, as always, was the busiest day at BTS. It is a treat to see old friends and catch-up on what they’ve been doing the past year. Our booth was staffed by Chris, Mario and Tori Romo (image at left). Tori has been with SRI since she was only 10 — and now she is 19! Time flies when there is … Read more about March 23, 2013 – Saturday at BTS . . . and more!
Brad set up our booth Thursday afternoon, and the show opened to the public later in the day. Fridays are always slow at BTS, so I had a chance to catch up with one of my favorite people: Pascal Lecocq. Not only is Pascal a technically superb artist, his witty and sometimes irreverent images reflect … Read more about March 22, 2013 – Friday at BTS
Show Dates are March 22 - 24, 2013. Beneath the Sea (a.k.a. BTS) is the world's largest consumer dive show. Held at the Meadowlands Convention Center, it is only 10 minutes from New York City. Diving legends Jean-Michel Cousteau, Eugenie Clark and Valerie Taylor, and many members of Women Divers … Read more about Heading to Beneath the Sea!
If you are in the New York area, don’t miss this! Richard has authored books on sharks and is a fascinating and compelling speaker. Title: Shark: A Visual History Date: Tuesday, March 12 Location: American Museum of Natural History 200 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024 Telephone: (212) … Read more about Richard Ellis – Shark: A Visual History
Sara Brenes, one of SRI’s wonderful teen members and founder of Shark Whisperer Organization, decided that it would be a great idea to “Pay It Forward” and have a Kidz Conservation Awards program. Sara wants to reach out to kids who make conservation efforts in order to acknowledge their efforts. No … Read more about KIDZ CONSERVATION AWARDS
Here is an article I wrote about CITES CoP 12 for Diving Trade International, published January 2003. …………………………. Worldwide protection agreed for two species of sharks’. LANDMARK VICTORIES to protect two species of giant sharks were won at a U.N. convention Friday, frustrating the shark fin … Read more about CITES 2002