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Listen to the Beach Academy podcast to learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them. Join Dr. Doris Otero, PhD as she interviews guests from different backgrounds to discover things you never knew before about the beach, marine life, mollusks, seashells, beachcombing, coastal processes, among many other interesting beach related topics.

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Listen to the Beach Academy podcast to learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them. Join Dr. Doris Otero, PhD as she interviews guests from different backgrounds to discover things you never knew before about the beach, marine life, mollusks, seashells, beachcombing, coastal processes, among many other interesting beach related topics.

    Jason Sandy at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Jason Sandy at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Hello everyone, today’s guest on The Beach Academy Podcast is Jason Sandy. Jason is a mudlark and member of the exclusive Society of Thames Mudlarks & Antiquarians. He is also the Co-author of “Thames Mudlarking: Searching for London’s Lost Treasures”. On this very interesting podcast we talk mudlarking, Thames river, London's history, and "beachcombing" treasure finding.

    You can follow Jason on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/jasonmudlark/

    You can purchase his book on any bookstore or on amazon at https://www.amazon.com/dp/1784424323/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_R7WR55VQH0H0NZKKRKHH 

    If you want to continue learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them join our membership at https://www.thebeachacademy.com/

    Check out our store page for some fun beach merchandise https://thebeachacademy.myshopify.com/

    Any questions, comments or suggestions email us at thebeachacademy01@gmail.com

    • 41 min
    Saltwater Studies at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Saltwater Studies at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Hello everyone, today’s guest on The Beach Academy Podcast is Christa Jewett. Christa is a marine biologist and has over 20 years of experience in marine science. She is the founder and primary teacher for Salt Water Studies. On this podcast we talk about marine life, ideas on how we can help protect our beaches and the importance of learning about the beach ecosystem.
    Learn more about Saltwater Studies at www.saltwaterstudies.com
    You can follow Christa on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/saltwaterstudies/
    Check out some of her videos on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnvQVtl4iiaKM6ScdPEDY-w?
    If you want to continue learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them join our membership at https://www.thebeachacademy.com/
    Check out our store page for some fun beach merchandise https://thebeachacademy.myshopify.com/
    Any questions, comments or suggestions email us at thebeachacademy01@gmail.com

    • 33 min
    Dr. Jose Leal PhD at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Dr. Jose Leal PhD at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Hello everyone, today's guest on The Beach Academy Podcast is Dr. Jose Leal. Dr. Leal has worked for the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum since 1996 and is currently the Science Director and Curator. He has numerous scientific publications, and is also the editor of the malacological journal The Nautilus. On this podcast we talk about the national shell museum, mollusks, the main environmental threats to mollusks and the new species he has discovered. 

    Learn more about the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum at the museum page https://www.shellmuseum.org/ and follow them on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/shellmuseum/

    If you want to continue learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them join our membership at https://www.thebeachacademy.com/

    Check out our store page for some fun beach merchandise https://thebeachacademy.myshopify.com/

    Any questions, comments or suggestions email us at thebeachacademy01@gmail.com

    • 30 min
    Amanda Collett at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Amanda Collett at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Hello everyone, today's guest on The Beach Academy Podcast is Amanda Collett. Amanda is a seashell artist, author of the “My Way of Shelling” book and a Florida Master Naturalist. On this podcast we talk about the sailors' valentines art she creates, her book “My way of shelling” and she shared some of her shelling strategies. 

    Learn more about Amanda Collett on her Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/amanda.collett.5 and follow her on instagram at https://www.instagram.com/amandas_oceantreasure/

    You can also reach out to her via email at amancollett@yahoo.com

    If you want to continue learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them join our membership at https://www.thebeachacademy.com/

    Check out our store page for some fun beach merchandise https://thebeachacademy.myshopify.com/

    Any questions, comments or suggestions email us at thebeachacademy01@gmail.com

    • 47 min
    Luan Roberts at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Luan Roberts at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Hello everyone, today's guest on The Beach Academy Podcast is Luan Roberts. Luan is a dock Fouler and tide pooler that enjoys searching for sea slugs in her free time. On this podcast we talk about sea slugs, nudibranchs, and how to easily look for wildlife in an urban environment among many other interesting facts regarding sea slugs.   

    Learn more about Luan Roberts on her Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/luanimal/
    and visit her at https://www.naturelookings.com/


    If you want to continue learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them join our membership at https://www.thebeachacademy.com/

    Check out our store page for some fun beach merchandise https://thebeachacademy.myshopify.com/

    Any questions, comments or suggestions email us at thebeachacademy01@gmail.com

    • 28 min
    Anna Chan at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Anna Chan at The Beach Academy Podcast

    Hello everyone, today's guest on The Beach Academy Podcast is Anna Chan. Anna is an artist that creates awesome sculptures of animals using mostly sand and seashells. On this podcast we talk about her seashell art, the importance of seashells/mollusks on the beach ecosystem, and the benefits of having a connection with nature among many other interesting facts regarding her seashell art.   

    Learn more about Anna Chan and her art at https://www.annachan-art.com/
    and follow her on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/annachandesign/

    Her nature blog website is https://www.naturetreasurehunter.com/ and her daughter’s new seashell Instagram page is https://www.instagram.com/shelling_4_ever/

    If you want to continue learn more about the fascinating world of beaches and how to protect them join our membership at https://www.thebeachacademy.com/

    Check out our store page for some fun beach merchandise https://thebeachacademy.myshopify.com/

    Any questions, comments or suggestions email us at thebeachacademy01@gmail.com

    • 55 min

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