Last updated: March 9, 2017 at 2:13 am
Author and screenwriter; shark conservationist; credits include Jaws (1975), The Deep, The Island, Beast, and White Shark. As a result of the fear and culling of sharks caused in part by the worldwide success of Jaws, he later became an active advocate for marine and shark conservation.
Honours and Awards:
NOGI (Arts, 2004)
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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.