Ten Things I Love About Sharks [8]

Over the past weeks, Save Our Sharks project officer Linda has been posting a series of reasons why people should start loving sharks. After reason number one, two, three, four, five, six, and seven, number eight addresses a motive that most people understand: “Sharks can be worth serious money.” Shark conservation campaigns have used the slogan “Sharks are worth more alive”, referring […] Lees verder

Ten Things I Love about Sharks [5]

“Sharks are the guardians of coral reefs.” Have you ever seen those before-and-after pictures, where once epic coral structures providing a colorful background for the dreamiest underwater scenery have now turned into bleak, white, and barren grounds with little to no fish left? That is when happens when coral reefs are damaged. Coral reef ecosystems can […] Lees verder

Talking Shark Week with… Linda Ferwerda

Linda Ferwerda is the founder and editor of the online magazine DuikeninBeeld who has an endless passion for diving and writing.  We asked her several questions about her involvement with the Save Our Sharks project and Dutch Caribbean Shark Week. For starters, tell us about yourself I am the founder of DuikeninBeeld, a Dutch online platform for divers, made by […] Lees verder

Ten Things I Love About Sharks

From June 3-11 2017, the Save Our Sharks project is celebrating the third Dutch Caribbean Shark Week. A week full of events simultaneously held on Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, and in the Netherlands. All activities are set up to highlight the beauty and importance of sharks. But why do we need an […] Lees verder