Stars Swim With The Sharks

first_imgWith Discovery’s Shark Week in full swing, sharks are at the top of everyone’s minds!Check out some stunning photos of Oceana’s celebrity supporters swimming with sharks. January Jones and Kate Walsh have been active Oceana supporters for years.January Jones visited the Bahamas with Oceana to help promote that we should be scared FOR sharks, not of them.January Jones get’s a hand on shark protection in the BahamasCredit/Copyright: Tim Calver via OceanaKate Walsh swam with Nurse Sharks in Belize to promote the protection of the famous barrier reef and the sharks that inhabit it. Belize’s barrier reef is the second largest in the world and is threatened by offshore oil drilling.Kate Walsh swims with a nurse shark in BelizeCredit/Copyright: Oceana/Tony RathKate Walsh in BelizeCredit/Copyright: Oceana/Tony RathOceana is a proud conservation partner of Shark Week, and actively tries to protect sharks all over the world. Just last week, Oceana filed a petition to put West Coast Great White Sharks on the endangered species list in order to protect this threatened population. Oceana also successfully pushed for the US Shark Conservation Act which ended shark finning in all US waters.last_img