Caryn Self-Sullivan

Caryn Self-Sullivan

Belize City Belize


Published on Apr 07, 2015

We're funded! Want to join us in the field?

Each year, we take a small group of students and supporters with us to Belize for a unique, total immersion research expedition and field course. If you choose to join us, your share of the costs ...

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Published on Mar 31, 2015

Conservation Behavior: Dolphins and Fish Traps

Conservation Behavior is a relatively new and emerging cross-discipline that focuses on the importance of understanding animal behavior when developing conservation strategies for f...

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Published on Mar 25, 2015

Did you know that dolphins and manatees socialize with each other in Belize?!?!?!?

While Jazmin is busy raising funds so that we can get back into the field this summer, Brittany, another of my graduate students at NSU's Oceanographic Center, is finishing up her MS Capstone on Ma...

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Published on Feb 07, 2015

New funding goal: $3000

Time is running out! Please help us meet our new goal of $3000 by sharing this project on all your social media accounts. If we fail to meet or exceed our new goal, all monies will be returned to...

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Published on Feb 07, 2015

Dolphin Photo-id

The larger image was taken in 2012. We are in the process of determining whether it's a "new" dolphin in our catalog, or if it's one we have seen before. I've attached a few of known dolphins belo...

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Published on Feb 07, 2015

A Primer on Animal Behavior

As we sat on our small research boat in Spoonbill Cove, watching a single manatee "resting" in one of our known resting hole sites, one of my students pointed out a dolphin's dorsal fin as it broke...

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Leonardo DiCaprio purchased property along the west coast of Ambergris Caye a few years ago to build his resort. Although I have not met him personally (yet ;-) his property is near friends up that way. Jimmy Buffett and Paul Allen (Bill Gates' partner) also frequent Belize as do many other famo...more