We are thrilled to welcome Jake to our JAWsome Junior Ambassador team. He will be collaborating with our Tampa team to share his passion with sharks with other students in the area. 1.How old are you? 11 Years old 2. What are your hobbies? My hobbies are catching lizard, researching sharks, and building Legos. 3. How and When did you first become interested in sharks? In Kindergarten I went to the library and decided to look into the nonfiction section. I picked a book in the
Eimear works in Seahorse Aquariums, an aquatic retailer on the outside, but a conservation heavan on the inside! She studied marine science in Univerity College Dublin (Ireland), and is continuing her research in partner with several organisations around the world. Eimear will be offering shark education programs around Dublin, Ireland. 1. What is your favorite shark and why?
This seems to be a very popular opinion among us Sharks4kids ambassadors (I guess that just means
Enie Buhler has worked in a lot of the same places our team has, so we are excited to finally meet and work with her in Abaco in March 2016. We collaborated for a Save Our Seas funded shark education program to visit local schools. Enie is currently finishing her PhD at North Carolina State University in Dr. Craig Layman’s lab, investigating how structure complexity and the presence of top predators affect patch reef fish communities in Abaco, The Bahamas. Enie will be visiti
I ( Jillian) met Leann on the Bimini Biological Field Station’s ( Sharklab) Marquesas research and tagging expedition in 2004. Leann is based in New Jersey, where she is currently a science teacher for grades 6-12. She is a research assistant in the Fluid Dynamics Lab at NJIT, where she is studying Chondrichthyan egg cases. Leann will be representing our team throughout the tri-state area (NY-NJ-PA) with classroom visits and educational events. She will also be developing cur