Ocean Ramsey, a shark researcher and advocate, swims with a great white shark off the shore of Oahu. Ramsey told The Associated Press earlier this month that images of her swimming next to a huge great white shark prove that these top predators should be protected, not feared.
Ocean Ramsey, a shark researcher and advocate, swims with a great white shark off the shore of Oahu. Ramsey told The Associated Press earlier this month that images of her swimming next to a huge great white shark prove that these top predators should be protected, not feared. JUAN OLIPHANT AP
Ocean Ramsey, a shark researcher and advocate, swims with a great white shark off the shore of Oahu. Ramsey told The Associated Press earlier this month that images of her swimming next to a huge great white shark prove that these top predators should be protected, not feared. JUAN OLIPHANT AP

Jenny Staletovich is a Florida native who covers the environment and hurricanes for the Miami Herald. She previously worked for the Palm Beach Post and graduated from Smith College.