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My Conservation Careers Interview

Back in December 2013 I as approached my Nick Askew of Conservation Careers website. He asked if I would be willing to share my conservation career story for his growing career information website. 412 more words


More Whales, Healthier Ocean?

“How many whales do we really need? I figure five. One for each ocean.” Denis Leary 

For a long time scientists and fisheries have underestimated the role large whales play in a healthy ecosystem. 519 more words


Waiting For Whales To Breathe!

What do you do? I am asked that a lot. Also, what have you been up to recently with all that travelling? I do a lot of different things and everyone thinks I have the most crazy amazing career (and you know, I do!). 356 more words

Marine Biology

Fabien Cousteau and Aquanauts Complete 31-Day Undersea Expedition

Fabien Cousteau—grandson of oceanographer Jacques Cousteau—and his team of aquanauts have just broken a record for living underwater during their landmark scientific expedition. Amanda Holpuch reports (also see previous post… 361 more words


Marine Biologists Eye Invasive Shrimp Species As Potential Threat To Local Fish Population

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The presence of a dangerous marine organism could eventually impact the fish that we eat for dinner.

As CBS 2’s Elise Finch reported, scientists are working to determine whether invasive shrimp that have been found along the East Coast are a threat to our fish supply. 235 more words


The Creative Life of a Marine Biologist

By Dr Rachael Marshall

To live a creative life,

we must lose our fear of being wrong”

- JC Pearce

I’m a marine biologist and I’m a painter. 178 more words

In The Water

“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in.” —Rachel Carson (1907-1964); Marine Biologist, Author