On Jan.21, 2017, the French island of Reunion lost another life to a shark attack; Alexander Nussance. This was the eighth death in the area out of 20 shark attacks off of the island since 2011. Pro-surfer Jeremy Flores posted a tribute to the young bodyboarder and Kelly Slater, arguably the most famous surfer alive, […]Read more "A Call for a Cull"
With only a few months left in office, President Obama has been a busy man in working to cement his legacy. From his recent actions, it seems like he is focusing on the environment given his expansion of the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, the creation of the Remote Pacific Islands National Marine Monument, and the designation of Northeast […]Read more "Oceanic Politics"
I took a slightly different approach to this assignment (which I hope is okay). On Sunday I covered a lecture on sharks of New England and predation habits of white sharks off of the Cape. The lecture was given by Dr. Tom Burns, a local veterinarian and a self-taught shark researcher. Through his lecture, I […]Read more "Let the Tweets fly"
I love Twitter. But in actuality it’s more of a love hate relationship; I often use it to get my news but also sometimes it’s a chore to actually be present on the platform. In my first post which named a series of blogs/news outlets I follow, the majority of those sources have come from […]Read more "Just keep Tweeting"