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An Interview with WiseOceans… Patrick Burke from Bimini Sharklab

An Interview with WiseOceans… Patrick Burke from Bimini Sharklab We’re off to the Bahamas… We’ve been chatting to Patrick Burke from Bimini Sharklab this week.  His advice is to get out there, get involved and get your hands dirty! Name: Patrick Burke Job Title: Outreach Coordinator Organisation: Bimini Biological Field Station Foundation – SharkLab What inspired you to […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Karen Fuentes from Mexican Caribbean Manta Project

An Interview with WiseOceans… Karen Fuentes from Mexican Caribbean Manta Project This week we are with Karen Fuentes in Mexico.  Falling in love with magnificent manta rays has changed Karen’s life which is now dedicated to the conservation of these incredible giants of the oceans… Name: Karen Fuentes Job Title: Founder of Mexican Caribbean Manta Project […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Lucy Hunt from Sea Synergy

An Interview with WiseOceans… Lucy Hunt from Sea Synergy This week Lucy Hunt tells us how she felt the fear but made her dreams of setting up a marine awareness centre happen anyway! Name: Lucy Hunt Job Title: Founder & Managing Director Organisation: Sea Synergy Marine Awareness & Activity Centre Interview Questions What inspired you to pursue a career in […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Jillian Morris from Sharks4Kids

An Interview with WiseOceans… Jillian Morris from Sharks4Kids This week we are in Bimini, Bahamas with Jillian Morris Founder of Sharks4Kids.  Perfect advice to everyone – wake up and do what you love because it really makes life so much better!  Read on to hear what Jillian has done to get to where she is now…. Name: Jillian […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Kathy James from Sea Watch Foundation

An Interview with WiseOceans… Kathy James from Sea Watch Foundation This week Kathy James of Sea Watch Foundation tells us all about her love for marine conservation and how she got to where she is today.  She is living proof that you mustn’t let set-backs put you off… Name: Kathy James Job Title: Sightings Officer Organisation: Sea Watch Foundation […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Lluvia Soto from GVI

An Interview with WiseOceans… Lluvia Soto from GVI Meet Lluvia Soto! As Country Director for GVI Mexico she has a whole host of experience and knowledge to share with us.  Having worked her way up from a voluntary position to where she is now, she is the one to tell us it is all about […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Iru Zareer from MWSRP

An Interview with WiseOceans… Iru Zareer from MWSRP Our friends at MWSRP have so much great advice to give and who can blame them for wanting to share their amazing experiences?  We certainly want to hear all about them! Name: Irthisham (Iru) Zareer Job Title: In Field Coordinator Organisation: Maldives Whale Shark Research Programme (MWSRP) What inspired you to […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Catherine Edsell from Reef Check / Biosphere Expeditions

An Interview with WiseOceans… Catherine Edsell from Reef Check / Biosphere Expeditions Becoming a Divemaster can open so many doors, find out how being a Divemaster has lead to surveying coral reefs around the globe and much more for Catherine Edsell. Name: Catherine Edsell Job Title: Expedition leader, Reef Check Trainer and coral reef ecologist Organisation: Reef […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans… Dr Kevin Robinson from CRRU

An Interview with WiseOceans… Dr Kevin Robinson from CRRU Having had a week away in PNG we are back in the UK this week, in the capable hands of CRRU, a Scottish based charity dedicated to scientific research, marine wildlife rescue and environmental education.  Kevin has some great words of advice. Name: Dr Kevin Robinson Job Title: Marine Zoologist and […]

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