The Watermen Project
NPO/NGO in Switzerland, Geneva
The Watermen Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to ocean conservation and awareness with a focus on sharks and other big pelagic fish. Founded by William Winram, the Watermen are freedivers who volunteer their breath-hold skills to assist scientists in their research by tagging, collecting biopsy samples or taking photos.
Route du Pont-Butin 70, 1213 Petit-Lancy, Geneva, Switzerland
- SwitzerlandJoin ExpeditionsFor some scientific expeditions THE WATERMEN PROJECT offers spots for interested and enthusiastic individuals who want to be an active part of shark research and conservation. Joining an expedition does not only give you an insight into our field work, it also helps to make it even possible. The participants’ contributions are important to cover some of the costs for the boat which is so indispensable for research in remote places. Depending on the location and type of expedition we are conducting, participants are going to have the chance to take part in some of the following activities: