NORTH, Wheeler J., Ph.D.
Last updated: August 2, 2017 at 15:39 pm
Marine biologist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the California Institute of Technology; professor of environmental science; pioneer of scientific diving; devised techniques for restoring and farming kelp forests; purchased one of the first 10 Aqua-Lungs sold in the U.S.; author of several books including Underwater California.
Honours and Awards:
NOGI Award (Sports & Education, 1974)
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.