Hook & Tackle Joins the University of Miami to Support Shark Research October 19, 2016
Hook & Tackle is proud to support the University of Miami Shark Research Program.Offering the crew high tech UPF 50+ Sun Protection performance shirts that allow breath-ability and comfort. Soon to be available to the public with portions of the proceeds to benefit the UM Shark Research program.
UM conducted over 200 field trips, laboratory sessions and workshops, exposing more than 1000 students to field research. The data collected produced 5 scientific publications and generated international media attention including CNN, Discovery Channel, and Animal Planet to name just a few.
Shark Research & Conservation Program (SRC)
Operating at the intersection of science, education and outreach, SRC enables UM to build upon its internationally recognized programs in marine and ecosystem science and foster innovative interdisciplinary approaches to emerging environmental issues. SRC is a joint initiative of the Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science and the Leonard and Jayne Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy at the University of Miami. Since then, the Program continues to grow with the generous support of its staff, students, volunteers, partners and sponsors.
To get involved or make a donation to the Shark Research Program, please click on the link below: