SHARK COLLEGE SEADOORS At TUBBATAHA REEFS
SHARK COLLEGE SEADOORS PHILIPPINES EXPEDITIONS
Seadoors Shark College Live aboard: June 6th 2020 itinerary TUBBATAHA REEFS
The aims of this special trip:
During this trip, Thomas will share with you his knowledge through presentations but also discussing, sharing stories and experiences, and answering your questions in a relax and friendly environment. As a dive instructor and underwater photographer, Thomas will also be with you underwater to find and show the right approach to have with sharks and other critters, and give you tips for your underwater photos.
1- Learn about different species of sharks during the live aboard : Silky sharks, Silver tip sharks, Grey reef sharks, white tip reef sharks, Nurse sharks, Hammerhead sharks, whale sharks, black tip sharks and others, Guitar sharks
2- Learn sharks behaviours, personalities and body language.
3- Learn how to behave with sharks and optimize your approach.
4- Learn about shark conservation and the latest efforts around the world.
During the Seadoors Shark College Liveaboard, seminars will be conducted everyday with a special presentation (45 min to 1h) in the living room.
TUBBATAHA REEFS NATIONAL PARK WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF THOMAS VIGNAUD
Conducted by a specialized Marine Biologist, Dr. Thomas Vignaud, this live aboard is a shark seminar with Seadoors on the special itinerary TUBATAHA 7D/6N in the Philippines. http://www.seadoors-liveaboard.com/tubbataha-reef/Tubbataha-reef-en.html
Thomas met his first sharks as a kid, and has been working with them for over 10 years, completing his PhD on sharks genetics.
He published several scientific papers, one of which has the largest sample size to date with 1022 shark genetic samples used.
He visited several countries to pursue his quest to better understand sharks, including the Bahamas, French Polynesia, New Caledonia, Fiji, Tuvalu, Oman and others. Thomas has spend thousands of hours with sharks underwater, especially bull sharks who became his specialty.
More about Thomas on https://www.thomasvignaud.com/