Meet Shark Lover and Future Marine Biologist Lizzie Sautter

Meet Shark Lover and Future Marine Biologist Lizzie Sautter

Welcome to our new blog series where we will introduce you to shark scientists, conservationists, divers and other awesome sharky people. Our first guest is a very special person, whom we shared a pretty incredible adventure with in 2009. Meet […]
Splash4Sharks: A Kids in Action Campaign

Splash4Sharks: A Kids in Action Campaign

  Kids offer hope not only for sharks, but also for the future of our oceans. With this in mind, it is critical for them to be armed with the facts about these amazing animals. One of our main goals […]
Kids in Action: Mrs. Smith’s Third Grade Shark Posters

Kids in Action: Mrs. Smith’s Third Grade Shark Posters

Determination, passion and excitement are all key elements that kids bring to the world of shark conservation. They are not tainted by failures or frustrations, but simply believe they can and they will.  I had an amazing visit with Mrs. […]
The Western Australia Shark Cull: Answers and Action

The Western Australia Shark Cull: Answers and Action

  On Saturday February 1, 2014 the world spoke up for sharks as thousands of people gathered on the beaches of Australia to protest the Western Australian shark cull.  From Cottesloe to Manly, from east to west, supporters held hand […]
Kids Against the Shark Cull

Kids Against the Shark Cull

Mr. Grabowski’s Grade 6 Class was my first visit as part of Skype Classroom’s month of Exploring Oceans.  As a diver himself, Mr. Grabowski has a passion for the ocean that he is sharing with his students.  We talked about […]
Exploring Oceans Week 3: 15 FIN Tastic Classroom Visits

Exploring Oceans Week 3: 15 FIN Tastic Classroom Visits

As I sit here and write this I am completely overwhelmed with the amazing week that has just passed. I did fifteen classroom visits from Northern France to California with students ranging in age from f1st grade to 7th. One […]
Sharks in Ireland: A FIN Tastic Visit with Mr. Russell’s Grade 4 Class

Sharks in Ireland: A FIN Tastic Visit with Mr. Russell’s Grade 4 Class

Due to filming commitments and travel, my Skype classroom schedule this week was limited to 3 visits, but wow what a week.  I started off visiting with Mr. Russell’s grade 4 boys all the way in Ireland. The whole concept […]
Diving Into Adventure With Oceanic Worldwide

Diving Into Adventure With Oceanic Worldwide

As marine biologists, shark divers and underwater videographers, scuba diving is absolutely essential in the work that we do. Whether we are filming lemon sharks in the mangroves of Bimini or doing sea grass sampling in Western Australia, our dive […]
A FIN Tastic End to October

A FIN Tastic End to October

  Another amazing week of shark talks has come and gone and I am still reveling in the unique, yet always inspirational, experience of each visit.  The Internet gods have been smiling on our little island and the connection has […]
Sharks4Kids: The Journey Begins

Sharks4Kids: The Journey Begins

My first classroom visit to talk about sharks, was in 2005. I immediately fell in love with the whole experience.  Children have an untainted enthusiasm for the natural world and even when things seem impossible, they bring inspiration, creativity and […]