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Why Sharks Matter: Shark Science and Conservation

September 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

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Date:
September 6
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://hmsc.harvard.edu/event/why-sharks-matter-shark-science-and-conservation

Venue

Harvard Museum of Natural History
26 Oxford St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States

Organizer

Harvard Museum of Natural History
Phone:
617-495-3045
Email:
reservations@hmsc.harvard.edu
Website:
https://hmnh.harvard.edu/
About

Hybrid Event: Virtual or In-Person, Haller Hall, 24 Oxford Street

Dr. David Shiffman, Marine Conservation Biologist, Arizona State University

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Sharks are some of the most fascinating, most ecologically important, most threatened, and most misunderstood animals on Earth. Join award-winning marine conservation biologist Dr. David Shiffman, author of the new book Why Sharks Matter: A Deep Dive with the World’s Most Misunderstood Predator, for a conversation about what’s new and what’s next in the world of shark science and conservation.

About the Speaker

Dr. David Shiffman is a Washington, DC based marine conservation biologist who studies sharks and how to protect them. An award-winning writer, educator, and public speaker, his words have appeared in National Geographic, Scientific American, the Washington Post, and a monthly column in SCUBA diving magazine. He is the author of the new book Why Sharks Matter: A Deep Dive With the World’s Most Misunderstood Predator. Follow him on social media @WhySharksMatter where he’s always happy to answer any questions anyone has about sharks.

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