SKILES, Wesley C.
Last updated: August 9, 2017 at 17:59 pm
Pioneer cave and technical diver; photographer and cinematographer; founder of Karst Productions and Karst Environmental Services; former Training Chairman of the NSSCDS; documented over 75 miles of unexplored passageways in Florida springs; co-record holder for the longest dive into an iceberg with Jill Heinerth; died while diving off Boynton Beach Inlet.
Honours and Awards:
NOGI Award (Arts, 2008)
Diver of the Year (Beneath the Sea)
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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.