Published work

See below for some of my published work on marine science, conservation and sustainability or find my full portfolio here.

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World's biggest marine stingray tagged

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New species of shark found in UK waters

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Giant phantom jellyfish seen by tourists

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Are beach clean-ups a waste of time?

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The story of the rescuers

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One man's goal to restore the Sussex coast

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The impact of declining snowfall

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The legacy of Keiko

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The plight of the species

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The new discovery changes what we thought we knew about sharks

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This behaviour has never been observed in the species before

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This pregnant megamouth is the first ever seen

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First evidence of paternal care in squid

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How are these predatory starfish wiping out coral reefs?

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Reef mantas more vulnerable than we thought

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Exploring the threat of deadly shipwrecks

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Could heat resistant corals save our seas?

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A crime scene investigation into ocean mysteries

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Why are shark deaths going up?

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First sighting of a newborn great white shark

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New species of isopod discovered

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25 of these critically endangered fish being taken from the wild

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How did Charlotte the stingray get pregnant?

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Using eDNA to learn about deep water reefs

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How are warming waters affecting corals?

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Why are these two sharks hanging out?

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Why are whales wearing seaweed hats?

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What to do if you find a stranded cetacean

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You'll never guess how dolphins recognise their friends

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FAQs

Do you only write about the ocean?

No. I do write about other subjects too (usually sustainability, eco travel and terrestrial conservation) but the ocean is my passion so this tends to be where my focus lies.

Do you offer copywriting services for companies and organisations too?

Yes, you can find out more about my copywriting services here.

If you include me in a piece, can I see a draft before it's published?

No. While I might be in touch to fact check a couple of things, particularly for complex pieces, the subject or interviewee of my article won't be able to review or approve copy of an editorial article before publication (unless otherwise agreed beforehand). Of course, if you're a client who has booked me to write articles for your own channels then, yes, we would go through an approvals process as part of the project.

Ready to chat?

Hello!

Great to hear you're interested in working together - I'm always keen to hear about exciting new stories from marine conservationists, potential commissions from editors and suitable briefs from prospective clients.

So, let's chat. You can send me an email (I aim to respond within three working days, usually sooner) or book a call below. I look forward to hearing from you.

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Please note: due to high demand, I often have a wait time for new clients and cannot guarantee last-minute availability.

As such, please give as much notice as possible for your projects. Thank you!

Or book a call:

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