Broadreach: Suva - Shark Studies

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  • Location(s): Suva, Fiji
  • Program Type(s): Study Abroad, High School

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Work alongside conservationists and researchers, and dive with sharks in a controlled environment. Dispel negative myths surrounding sharks and discover how they’re vital to ocean ecosystems.  Observe bull, lemon and tiger sharks, all on a single ... read more

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I learned so much about a culture that I was completely unfamiliar with beforehand. It was definitely worthwhile. I loved the Fijian culture. My stay on Beqa island really showed me how different their culture is from ours in America, and was very eye-opening. View Entire Review

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Work alongside conservationists and researchers, and dive with sharks in a controlled environment. Dispel negative myths surrounding sharks and discover how they’re vital to ocean ecosystems.  

Observe bull, lemon and tiger sharks, all on a single dive. At the Shark Reef Marine Reserve, dispel the myths that surround sharks and observe multiple species in a controlled setting. Learn all about shark biology and behavior. Contemplate their incredible survival over the past 400 million years and discuss their future. Even assist with research and conservation efforts. In Fiji, the study of sharks isn’t limited to the ocean. In a Fijian village, listen to locals tell stories of Dakuwaqa, the ancient Shark God. 

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Study Abroad
High School
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Ecology, Evolution Biology
  • Marine Sciences
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