Panel Discussion 2 - Near Miss- Swimming with the Sharks and Saving Them



The Firehouse at Fort Mason Center Sat, Mar 9, 2019 3:15 PM


Near Miss: Diving and Swiming with Sharks and Shark Survival

A panel discussion on surviving dangerous shark encounters and helping endangered sharks survive. Moderated by Shark Stewards David McGuire, the panel includes shark survivors, filmmakers and conservationists. Using story and visuals, this is an intriguing discussion on how we can co-exist with the ocean's top predator through education, legislation and marine protection. 

Host & Moderator: David McGuire, Founder & Director, Shark Stewards
Josh Berry, Filmmaker Near Miss
Maria Brown, Superintendent, Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary
Maria Korcmaros, Shark Survivor and Advocate
Vicky Fong, Marine Biology Student and Diver

Todd Steiner, Director Turtle Island restoration network