Category Archives: General Blog

GivingTuesday – A Global Day of Generosity

From all of us at ASC, Thank You to all who have helped during this global pandemic from the selfless healthcare workers to delivery drivers, grocery store workers, first responders, those providing education, food, and every person who has committed an act of kindness. We share your worry, but we also share your hope. There…
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Sharks in Snowbird: ASC goes to AES!

Snowbird, Utah may not be the first place you think of when you think about sharks but late in July, the mountainous region hosted the annual professional conference on shark and ray research. Despite struggling a little bit with the altitude, our team from sea-level Florida was really excited to be attending. There is something…
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Celebrate International Day of Biological Diversity!

Designated in 1993 by the United Nations, today is the International Day of Biological Diversity ( which aims to increase awareness of issues surrounding biological diversity. According to the Convention of Biological Diversity, an agreement created by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), biological diversity means: "...the variability among living organisms from all sources including,…
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