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Ocean Sanctuaries is now expanding its scientific database to include photographic documentation from citizen scientists divers in New Zealand and South Africa: http://www.aquarium.co.za/blog/entry/citizen-science-global-sevengill-shark-identification-project. Share, email or print ...
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Ocean Sanctuaries Founder, Barbara Lloyd will be presenting on 'Using Citizen Science to Identify Sevengill Sharks' on February 20th, 2016 at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.
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Ocean Sanctuaries Founder, Barbara Lloyd will be presenting on 'Using Citizen Science to Identify Sevengill Sharks' on February 20th, 2016 at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.
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Here is the final video of our dive on the Yukon with  Katie Schoolov of KPBS, scheduled for broadcast next week........
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Ocean Sanctuaries Founder, Barbara Lloyd will be presenting on 'Using Citizen Science to Identify Sevengill Sharks' on February 20th, 2016 at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.
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Experienced divers and casual ocean-goers alike are needed to assist the newly formed Ocean Sanctuaries marine research group conduct its research projects.
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Education
  • San Diego State
    Chinese/ESL, 1984
  • Wuhan University
    Chinese, 1982 - 1984
  • American Academy of Underwater Sciences
    Scientific Diving, 2010 - 2012
    Aquarium volunteer diving, marine animal husbandry, assisting aquarists in feeding aquarium fish and sharks
  • Antelope Valley College
    English, 1976 - 1978
    AA Degree
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Currently: Citizen Science Project Coordinator for Ocean Sanctuaries/Contributor to Marine Science Today
Introduction
I am an AAUS (American Academy of Underwater Sciences)  Science Diver contributor to Marine Science Today,  and currently  Citizen Science Project Coordinator for Ocean Sanctuaries.org

I live and work in San Diego. 
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Founder of Sevengill Shark Sightings.org/co-founder of Ocean Sanctuaries.org/ Creator of the Shark Spotter App for Android and former Science Diving Editor for California Diver Magazine
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Citizen Science Project Coordinator for Ocean Sanctuaries.org
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PADI Master Diver, PADI Rescue Diver, CPR/AED/First Aid/AAUS Scientific Diver
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  • Marine Science Today
    Contributor, 2011 - present
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casablanca - paris - london - bangkok - ho chi minh city - taipei - wuhan - san diego
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Safarious Video - KPBS TV Dives with Us on the Yukon
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On Sept. 15th of this year, journalist Erik Anderson of NPR and KPBS Public Television sent a dive team out to interview and dive with us (m

Yukon Marine Life Survey on SciStarter
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Yukon Marine Life Survey is a citizen science project to Marine Life Survey of the Yukon

Safarious Video - Leopard Seal encounter
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There is something about Leopard Seals..... This encounter in Antarctica on my last trip was one of my absolute highlights. One day I would

Safarious Gallery - HMCS Yukon Dusk Dive
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Yukon Wreck DiveDate: 3-12-15Location: Wreck Alley, Mission Beach, San Diego, CaliforniaTime: +/- 6 pmSurface Conditions: a bit bumpy on the

Safarious Gallery - Anchor Rock, La Jolla ,CA
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Anchor Rock is a popular spot for San Diego divers, accessible only by boat and shows the richness of marine life in cold-water, kelp-based

Safarious Profile - Ocean Sanctuaries
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Ocean Sanctuaries is an ocean-related non-profit dedicated to promoting citizen science projects, collecting data and sharing it with both t

Alert Diver | Scientific Diving and Safety Program Oversight
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Diving is unusual for the breadth of applications it can support. From entry-level recreational tours to hardcore recreational-technical exc

Wens. Night Dive at La Jolla Shores | Mike Bear | LinkedIn
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La Jolla Shores Wens. Night DiveParking Situation : (don't ask)Navigation: W/SW from Bathrooms down to max depth, then back up to V-Pt. Surf

Deep-Sea 'Octomom' Guards Eggs for Record 4.5 Years
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A real-life "Octomom" off the coast of California has been declared a champion of parenting in the animal world. Scientists watched as she s

Animal Behaviour
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Animal Behaviour is a free online class taught by Raoul Mulder and Mark Elgar of The University of Melbourne

Cute Little Pipefish at the Marine Room | LinkedIn
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Friday Morning Marine Room Dive Time: 10:50 amLength: 47 minsSurf: raging ankle-slappers [low tide]Viz: not bad: 15 ft + in shallows and +/-

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John Chatterton: Portrait of a Shadow Diver | LinkedIn
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by Michael Bear for California Diver Magazine: John Chatterton’s name first came into the public consciousness as one of the main subjects o

Safarious Journal - Conservation through the eyes of youth...
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Something happened over the weekend that kinda touched me. As a father of a rambunctious 18 (sheesh already) month old son I had thoughts ab

Ocean Solutions
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Ocean Solutions is a free online class taught by Carlos M. Duarte of University of Western Australia

Safarious - Curious by Nature
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Safarious is an interactive community that uses web based tools to unite serious wilderness professionals with curious adventurers. It is a

Safarious Journal - The Adventures of Pig, pt1.
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Part 1.Sitting in the period decor of a quaint little Bed and Breakfast in Cape Town having breakfast with a National Geographic Executive P

High Risk, High Return
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By Guest Blogger Jason Osborne Explorer, Innovator, and co-founder of both Paleo Quest™, a non-profit citizen science organization, and Shar

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Safarious Video - How Wolves Change Rivers
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A very interesting video on how reintroducing wolves into the Yellowstone national park in 1995, gave life to many other species. A good exa