Episodes

SUFB 316: Grey Seal Population Boom in Cape Cod, Leadership in Ocean Conservation and EPA Advisory Committee Changes

May 15, 2017

Is the increase of Grey Seal Population on Cape Cod causing problems with humans? Who Should Lead the Ocean Conservation Movement? Trump trumps the EPA Again!

SUFB 315: Ocean Talk Friday

May 12, 2017

Dr. Lyne Morissette joins us for this episode of the Ocean Talk Friday to discuss Microplastics is sea salt; Diversity in the Deep Sea; Seismic Surveys starting up in the Atlantic; and, Orcas hunting for shark liver.

SUFB 314: How To Become a Citizen Scientist With Michael Bear

May 10, 2017

Citizen Science is becoming a bigger part of collecting field data that will help inform policy to better protect the Ocean. We are going to find out all about how you can participate to help protect the Ocean.

SUFB 313: Sci Comm Lesson Learned, Adult Film Star Bitten By Shark, Evolution Of Fish In MPAs

May 8, 2017

I talk about a Sci Comm problem that I had; a weird story in the Ocean; and, Fish evolution in MPAs.

SUFB 312: Ocean Talk Friday

May 5, 2017

Nathan Johnson is back on the podcast to join me on Ocean Talk Friday where we talk about the Importance of Larvaceans; Marine Conservation and Human Rights, Plastic Free Weekend in Bermuda and How Ocean Conservation plays a…

SUFB 311: Shark Strandings In San Francisco Bay With Sean van Sommeran

May 3, 2017

There is a big problem in San Francisco Bay: A number of sharks and other fish are washing ashore dead. Sean van Sommeran is on the front lines making sure each fish is processed and analyzed to find out why.

SUFB 310: Humpback Whale Strandings, Orca Being Orcas And Careful Activism

May 1, 2017

Whales are the focus today, some good and some bad while some people may not be acting the way they should.

SUFB 309: Ocean Talk Friday

April 28, 2017

Dr. Lyne Morissette joins me on Ocean Talk Friday to report back on her time at the Earth Optimism Summit, which she said changed her life!!!

SUFB 308: Marching For Science With Dr Chris Parsons

April 26, 2017

The March came and went on Earth Day and it was EPIC! Dr. Chris Parsons is here to tell you his first person account.

SUFB 307: Signs of March For Science, Blue Whale Feeding Strategy and Developing Out of Fish in Malaysia

April 24, 2017

Scientists create great signs for Science; Blue Whales Lunge for food; and, Malaysia is prioritizing development to foreigners over food

SUFB 306: Earth Optimism Summit and the March For Science

April 21, 2017

I am solo today for Ocean Talk Friday so I decided to speak on two major events happening in Washington, DC this weekend: Earth Optimism Summit and the March for Science.

SUFB 305: Women 4 Oceans With Farah Obaidullah

April 19, 2017

Farah Obaidullah is a Marine Scientist who is ensuring women in our field have a voice for equality.

SUFB 304: Advocate Vs Activist: Are they bad words?

April 17, 2017

Dr. Chris Parsons writes a great article in Frontiers in Marine Science on Whether Advocacy and Activism are bad words.

SUFB 303: Ocean Talk Friday

April 14, 2017

Dr. Michelle LaRue joins me on Ocean Talk Friday to discuss a number of topics going in in Ocean Conservation.

SUFB 302: Ocean Conservation And Social Change With Clark McNulty

April 12, 2017

I am joined by Clark McNulty who co-founded Oceans Global with his siblings after a family tragedy to help the ocean and people

SUFB 301: Dolphins Eating Octopus Is Dangerous

April 10, 2017

Researchers at Murdoch University found a unique behaviour in dolphins while they eat octopus. It's kind of weird, but interesting.

SUFB 300: Ocean Talk Episode Number 300

April 7, 2017

On our 300th Episode, I brought on people who have contributed their time and energy into making this podcast amazing!!!

SUFB 299: How Is America Adapting With Doug Parsons

April 5, 2017

Doug Parsons is the host of the podcast America Adapts, A Climate Change Podcast. We talk about Climate Change in a Trump world and how to focus on adaptation.

SUFB 298: Should the Manatee Still be a Species At Risk

April 3, 2017

Manatee numbers are up, big time, but should they be down listed from Endangered to Threatened? I discuss this on this episode.

SUFB 297: Ocean Talk Friday

March 31, 2017

Bradley MacDonald joins me on this Episode of Ocean Talk Friday to talk about how the Meat production industry in contributing to Climate Change.

SUFB 296 Seeing The Ocean Through Optimism

March 29, 2017

Dr. Nancy Knowlton joins me on the podcast to discuss the Earth Optimism Summit that is occurring on April 21st-23rd to discuss Conservation Successes happening all over the world.

SUFB 295: Earth Hour and Dead Zones

March 27, 2017

A couple of things to discuss today: 1) About Earth Hour; and, 2) What Dead Zones are and how they can be controlled

SUFB 294: Ocean Talk Friday

March 24, 2017

Nathan joins me on the podcast to discuss how our evolutionary instincts are affecting our environment; How Brexit may lead to better management (or maybe not); We are Sea Grant; We are starting to see the ecological effects…

SUFB 293: Working With Communities To Protect The Ocean With Rick MacPherson

March 22, 2017

Rick MacPherson joins me on the podcast to talk about Marine Conservation in Small Island Communities and Sustainable Shark Tourism