SCUBA DIVING’S 2018 SEA HEROES
This self- proclaimed “coral nerd” and co- star of Chasing Coral spreads the gospel of coral conservation to the next generation.
Jeff and Teri Leicher
The couple established a system of mooring buoys throughout Hawaii that protects its coral reefs from boat-anchor strikes.
His Oceans for Youth Foundation maintains a network of volunteers that brings ocean education to student and civic groups.
Becky Kagan Schott
This Emmy- winning underwater photographer and explorer inspires us to cherish and protect the underwater world.
Jennifer Dianto Kemmerly
She heads Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Seafood Watch, which helps millions of consumers make informed choices in seafood.
Noted shark researcher Hoyos uses science, classroom talks and a kids’ cartoon to help protect Mexico’s great whites.