Featured Shark Researchers:
Dr Jade Maggs
Dr Jade Maggs (NIWA fisheries data manager), was recently part of a global survey (involving 123 scientists from 58 nations!), analysing the global status of reef sharks!
You can watch Dr Maggs discuss his research and/or read the article 'Global status and conservation potential of reef sharks' via NIWA's Vimeo Channel!
Dr Simon Pierce
Dr Simon Pierce is a marine conservation biologist and wildlife photographer from New Plymouth, New Zealand.
Dr Pierce is a co-founder and Principal Scientist at the Marine Megafauna Foundation, where he leads the global whale shark research and conservation program. Discover his research, photography and latest expeditions via his website!