Shark celebrity auction 2012

Shark Research Institute’s Annual SHARK CELEBRITY AUCTION to benefit shark conservation.

Bid on lunch or dinner with Phil Watson, the celebrated creator of Shaaark!; Dr. Sylvia Earle, the ocean’s most eloquent champion; Dr. Leonard Compagno, author of the field guide Sharks of the World; underwater photographers Amos Nachoum and Michael Aw; Chris Fallows of Air Jaws fame and legendary underwater filmmaker Jeff Kurr; Donald Schultz, host of Nat Geo Wild’s Extreme Animal Rescue; Italy’s artist and author Dr. Alessandro de Maddalena; photojournalist and author of  Man & Shark, Alex Hofford; ocean artist Wyland; Ralph Collier, author of  Shark Attacks of the 20th Century and Al Brenneka, founder of Shark Attack Survivors.

More than 50 shark experts and celebs from over a dozen ocean conservation organizations are up for auction, including an original watercolor painting by Australia’s diving legend Valerie Taylor.  To enter the auction, go to www.sharks.org.