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Water Women

47 EpisodesProduced by Water WomenWebsite

A podcast for and about women involved in the oceans in some way, ocean sciences, ocean lifestyle, all of it! If you're a fan of the oceans, listen in every week for something new about the ocean life! Check out our Website at or our socials @ WaterWomenPodcast

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46. Minorities, Oysters, & Aquaculture.. - Imani Black

November 30th, 2020


Imani Black farms oysters... yes you read that right. She is an oyster farmer, and on todays episode she fills us in on all the behind the scenes of oyster farming to show you how those oysters end up on your table! …

45. Carbon can be Blue? - Lucy McMahon

November 23rd, 2020


Did you know that blue carbon was a thing? We didn't either until Lucy came to school us on what it is and HOW important it is!! Listen in as Lucy …

44. The Trashier the Better! - Trashy Girls Collective

November 16th, 2020


What started as three friends cleaning up the beaches when they went diving has since turned into a movement of ocean conservation! These three AMAZING ladies chat today about their love for the ocean, how they found …

43. Canadian Dive Buddies for life!! - Alisha Postma

November 9th, 2020


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Alisha is a Canadian scuba diver and underwater photographer, along with her husband she is also a co-owner of dive buddies for life! …

42. Sharks ARE for kids! - Jillian Morris-Brake

November 2nd, 2020


Jillian Morris-Brake was born and raised in Maine, so love for the ocean started at an early age and has continued to play a huge part role in her …

41. The SeaHorse Queen - Dr. Amanda Vincent

October 26th, 2020


Dr. Vincent was the first person to study seahorses underwater, the first to document the extensive trade in these fishes and the first to initiate a seahorse conservation project.  Her team’s research and advocacy work …

40. Sea Scallops & Uncharted Books - Skylar Bayer

October 19th, 2020


A Maine Native, Skylar is a marine ecologist who studies population dynamics, & marine conservation, with a specific background in bivalves, in …

39. Freeing The Oceans From Plastic - Mimi Ausland

October 12th, 2020


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Mimi Ausland is the co-founder of free th oceans, a click to donate site that uses fun trivia questions to help remove plastic from our oceans! …

38. Sailing with the Sustainable Biologist - Hanna Partoft

October 5th, 2020



Hanna found her passion for the marine environment back in 2012 when she was working as a deckhand on board the tall ship Soren Larsen for its 7-month …

37. Captaining an Ecological & Educational Life - Rachel Crane

September 28th, 2020


Rachel is a Marine Ecologist, PADI Master Scuba Instructor, and USCG 100-ton licensed Captain living  in the Florida Keys.  She works as an …

36. Scientific Communication & Sharks! - Hannah Rudd

September 21st, 2020


Hannah's love for the ocean lead her to pursue scientific communication as her passion, sharing information about sharks of course! 

In this episode Jill and Hannah talk about sharks and why their conservation is …

35. Creating Cetacean Conservation - Joëlle De Weerdt

September 14th, 2020



Joëlle is a Belgian marine marine biologist pursuing a PhD in Marine …

34. This is SEALLY Cool!!! - Karli Rice Chudeau

September 7th, 2020


Check out this link for an AWESOME opportunity to get Caitlins marine conservation course:

Karli is a PhD student at UCDavis where she is working at the …

33. It's a Whale? It's a Shark? It's a Whale Shark! - Chloe Darwinn

August 31st, 2020


Chloe works with the Maldives Whale Shark Research project helping to carry out whale shark surveys with volunteers, process the data and carrying …

32. Dr. Kelpy's Guide to Ocean Literature - Dr. Kelly Bushnell

August 24th, 2020


Dr. Kelly Bushnell is a teacher and school of ocean literature, history and culture! She spends her time trying to educate student and people as to …

31. Dolphins in the Cove - Molly Gray

August 17th, 2020


Molly fell in love with dolphins at a very young age, so when she found out about the horrors of dolphins in captivity, and the behind the scenes of …

30. The Blackfish Effect - Bianca Uyen

August 10th, 2020


Bianca has spent lots of time in and on the water and found her passion in being a scientific communicator and loved sharing the background of science to people and helping them understand what was happening in the …

29. Meet Our Intern!! - Kelly Morgan!

August 3rd, 2020


Todays Episode features the newest member of the Water Women Team! Kelly has been interning with water women for a month now, and has been an essential part of getting everything ready for each episode and reaching out …

28. What Makes a Reef Intelligent?? - Emily Higgins

July 27th, 2020


Emily is part of the Reef Life foundation, who is working to create moderns intelligent reefs to help stimulate the growth of coral by using …

27. Understanding Ecotoxicology Using Fish! - Rose Santana

July 20th, 2020


Rose spends her time in the lab trying to better understand what impacts copper is having on the ecosystems by using fish and studying how they react to different dosages of it! 

In this episode listen as Jill and Rose …

26. Capturing the Beauty Below! - Inka Cresswell

July 13th, 2020


Inka has been a water women for as long as she can remember. What started as a way to practice her buoyancy while diving soon turned into a lifelong passion for Inka to pursue! Since discovering her love for …

25. Sharks as Tourists and Turtles with Lights!!- Carlee Jackson

July 6th, 2020


Joined today by grad student Carlee Jackson, Jill discusses Carlees two main focuses, her work with tGumbo Limbo as a sea turtle specialist, and in the se turtle hospital, and her grad studies focusing on eco-tourisms …

24. Mermaids fighting against plastic! - Tamara Adame

June 29th, 2020


Born and raised in a fishing village on the coast of Quintana Roo, Mexico, Tamara grew up in the water and experienced nature since a very young age and has been in the water all my life!

Tamara started teaching diving …

23. What We Can Learn From Marine Mammals. - Dr. Claire Simeone

June 22nd, 2020


Claire is a large mammal vet, and in this episode, talks all about how we can learn more about our mental health from marine mammals. She also talks about the exciting Times she had working as a vet, and all about her …

22. The Sirene Project! - Leoni Dickerhoff

June 15th, 2020


Leoni channels her passion for conservation and ocean love into celebrating other amazing ladies who share the passion in her project "The Sirene Project". 

After growing up away from the ocean and never finding herself …

21. Totally Turtley Obsessed!! - Melissa Staines

June 8th, 2020


Check out for all your eco friendly sunscreen needs!! 

In todays episode Jill talk with Melissa who is a PhD student studying turtles, …

20. Plastic Albatrosses and Other Grocery Bag Animals!! - Jamie Nakatani

June 1st, 2020


Please research how and where you can help with the BLM movement in North America. 

Jamie is SO Cool! She recycles used plastic bags into mini …

19. Mothers of Ocean Ambassadors! - Madyson Miller & Michaela Farnham

May 25th, 2020


A double feature today with TWO guests instead of one! Meet Madyson and Michaela, they're in charge of the lead ambassador program for Women in Ocean Science and work together to coordinate over 60 women at different …

18. Eco-Conscious Ocean Advocates!! - Caitlin McCall

May 18th, 2020


Todays episode features ocean advocate Caitlin McCall who uses her social media platform, and dive experience to help advocate for our oceans and …

17. Humpbacks and High-Rises! - Sarah McCulloch

May 11th, 2020


In this episode, Jill chats with her friend Sarah chat about how Sarah became interested in Marine biology, and their shared passion over whales. …

16. Northern Ireland has SHARKS? - Heidi Mcilvenny

May 4th, 2020


On todays podcast, Jill is joined by Heidi Mcilvenny, who is a shark conservationist working with sea deep in Northern Ireland. NI may not be the first place you think of when you think sharks, but it has its own …

15. Why we need to listen to our whales - Vanessa Zobell

April 27th, 2020


Vanessa is a second year PhD student, who listens to whales! On todays episode, Vanessa chats about why listening to whales is important, what impact the shipping noises around them have on them and how she is trying to …

14. The Marine Diaries! - Rebecca Daniel

April 20th, 2020


Rebecca is the co-founder of the global organization "The Marine Diaries". Her orangization focuses on outreach and introducing people to the idea of being a voice for the ocean! In todays episode, Rebecca talks all …

13. The Wonderful Facebook World of Women in Ocean Science - Mads St. Clair Baker

April 13th, 2020


Mads St. Clair Baker is the founded of the MASSIVE Women in Ocean Science facebook page that joins together womens in all different aspects of marine …

12. How to Love the Oceans! - Francesca Trotman

April 6th, 2020


Francesca Trotman sits down with Jill to discuss her foundation " Love the Oceans" and what they are doing to help and spread love of the ocean, including creating a new MPA! 

You can find out more about the Love the …

11. Let's talk about COVID19. - Hannah Wallace

March 30th, 2020


Virology PhD student Hannah Wallace joins Jill today to share the facts of COVID 19 and present it in a digestible manner. It's a scary time but it's …

10. Archaeology isn't just on land! - Jessica Irwin

March 23rd, 2020


Did you know there is such thing as underwater archeologists? Today, Jessica Irwins explains all about what underwater archeology is and why its so …

9. What is Paleoceanography? - Kelsey Koerner

March 16th, 2020


There's more to ocean science than biology? On todays Jill learns from her friend Kelsey all about paleoceanography, what it is and how Kelsey uses …

8. What is an oceanographer? - Kim Davies

March 9th, 2020


Today, one of Jill's favourite professors sits down to tell Jill all about what exactly an oceanographer does, how she got into it and why its …

7. Sharks REALLY aren't that bad! - Melissa Marquez

March 2nd, 2020


Talking about all things Sharks and Crocs, and Latina representation is Melissa Marquez, who has found herself traveling globally to research Chondrichthyes! Melissa has spoken publicly not only about the research she …

6. Saved by the Whale! - Nan Hauser

February 24th, 2020


Nan Hauser has been Jill's whale biologist inspiration and long time hero, and here she is on the Podcast! Nan and Jill talk today about all things …

5. The Truth About Shark Nets... - Holly Richmond

February 17th, 2020


Holly Richmond, a marine biologist and ocean lover, chats with Jill about how her passion for the sea helped to develop a documentary that brings the …

4. Women in Science: A Student's Perspective - Kaitlin Casey

February 10th, 2020


Today Jill gets to chat with one of her Best Friends - Kaitlin Casey. After meeting at UNB Saint John, and sharing their passion for marine biology, …

3. Let's Talk about Fish, Baby - Lauren Rowsey

February 3rd, 2020


Lauren Rowsey, a Ph.D student at UNB - Saint John, chats with Jill about what she does for her schooling, and how she got to be a Water Woman - …

2. Coral Baby Mommas and Gamete Snow? - Liv Williamson

January 27th, 2020


Chatting with Jill today is Liv Williamson, a PhD student from the University of Miami who specialises in Corals, Coral Reefs. Liv shares why she's …

1. Water, and Sharks, and Whales OH MY - Nicole Leavitt Kennedy

January 20th, 2020


Today Jill chats with her boss and friend Nicole Leavitt Kennedy about what it's like growing up near the water, and how that contributed her growing …

Teaser Episode

January 12th, 2020


Welcome to the teaser episode of Water Women! Here, host and creator Jill explains why she started this podcast and what she wants it to be! Stick around to hear more from some amazing Water Women! 

- Stay Salty! 

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