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Details of Dr Simeon Benedict BURVILLE   


Gender male
Job title General practitioner / Seal/marine mammal diving specialist
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 00 44 (0) 7932 577608
Fax NA
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Website http://www.youtube.com/bburville, http://www.northseapelagics.co.uk
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Degree BSc (HONS) Oceanography & Biology, MBChB
Job type Operational Support (technical) , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Diving (SCUBA). The observation and recording of the behaviour of marine mammals underwater. Various work with the BBC for their filming of seals underwater (Countryfile, Coast, Springwatch)
Research Region 14
Skills/Expertise Diving with marine mammals - notably seals and dolphins. In water filming of marine mammals. High definition behavioural recording of white beaked dolphin in North sea under licence. Specialist underwater interaction with seals. Underwater behaviour of seals (notably Halichoerus grypus) and their interaction with man. (Conflict areas fish farms/fishing) Behavioural aspects of killer whale (Orcinus orca) observation and interaction.
Comments BSAC Advanced diver / Club Instructor Medical doctor (GP) and ALS (Advanced Life Support) instructor Expedition medical experience

Created: 2007-07-21 Last Updated: 2013-06-18 by Simeon BURVILLE