octopus

Octopuses of the Salish Sea

About the Class

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM Session 3
Speaker: Joseph Mangiafico

Learn about the different octopus species of the Salish Sea through the unique lens of a professional SCUBA Diver, and underwater photographer and videographer. In this session, you will learn what is similar and different about these species, where they are found, and local science being done. Unique stories are interwoven to provide you with a semi-immersive experience as if you were underwater while learning. 

Joe and giant pacific octopus - photo by Tabitha
Giant Pacific Octopus with Joseph Mangiafico. By: Tabitha Jacobs-Mangiafico
Sound Waters University- Realease the Kraken Muusoctopus photo by Tabitha Jacobs-Mangiafico
Muusoctopus. By: Tabitha Jacobs-Mangiafico

Contact info: Joseph Mangiafico at josephmangiafico15@gmail.com

Affiliation: Above & Below the H20

About the Speaker

Joseph Mangiafico

Joseph Mangiafico is a diving aficionado and has spent over 2,100 hours diving on both the East and West coasts!