The Silver Hammerhead: A Shark Encounter

Sometimes, it takes only one. The first experience with a shark in the blue ocean is a life-changer.  Rarely does the sight of an animal inspire such passionate admiration and everlasting memory.  For those of us lucky enough to meet one face to face—through the lens of a dive mask, over the … Read more about The Silver Hammerhead: A Shark Encounter

“Sharks” or “The Shark”: The Language of Conservation

When we shark aficionados talk about our undersea compatriots, those often-misunderstood creatures below the waves, do we refer to them as “sharks” or “the shark”?  What’s the difference between the collective and the singular when it comes to their conservation?  Over the years I have talked to … Read more about “Sharks” or “The Shark”: The Language of Conservation