The Sharkiologist

Definition… Sharkiologist: n.

Holding on to the dorsal fin of a Blacktip Shark (Carcharhinus limbatus) before I.D. tagging. South Bimini, Bahamas. (Photo credit: Charlotte Cook)“a person whose career is dedicated to the study, protection and promotion of sharks.”




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The Real Sharknado

For my fourth blog instalment with The Guardian I have discussed some of the research I undertook as part of my PhD whilst reflecting...

Shark Conservation in the UK

This is my third blog for The Guardian, this time I am looking at Shark Conservation within the UK following on from the success...

A Dangerous Delicacy

Here is my second blog piece for The Guardian, this time I am discussing Shark Fin Soup following a trip to Hong Kong which...