STEWART, Don, Capt.
Last updated: August 10, 2017 at 4:26 am
Diving and environmental protection pioneer; founder of Captain Don’s Habitat in 1976; instituted the first permanent mooring system; led the campaign to ban spearfishing on Bonaire; founded the Council of Underwater Operators; opened the first hotel on Bonaire; a.k.a. The Father of Bonaire.
Honours and Awards:
International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (2005)
NOGI Award (Sports & Education, 1969)
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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.