Archive for June, 2011

Swimming with Tigers – Guy Harvey Magazine

Posted in conservation, news, photography, travel with tags , , , , , on June 8, 2011 by shawnheinrichs

Three ocean artists – a painter, a sculptor, and a photographer – recently set out together on a journey to the crystal clear waters of the Bahamas, teaming with sharks.  Their mission: to share the beauty of sharks with the world in hopes of convincing leaders in the Bahamas and Florida to protect this last shark stronghold; doing so would help to secure the health of our oceans and our own existence on the planet.  While global shark populations have been severely depleted by fisheries targeting sharks for the fins, the sharks in the Bahamas have been largely spared…but for how long?

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