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Gentle Jaws: Diving with Whale Sharks

Ken Kurtis

Ken Kurtis will discuss his experiences diving with whale sharks, which live in warm, tropical waters and represent the largest species of fish on Earth today.

Kurtis is a SCUBA instructor with the National Association of Underwater Instructors, owner of Reef Seekers Dive Co. in Beverly Hills, and a dive team leader at the Aquarium of the Pacific. He has been volunteering at the Aquarium since its opening in 1998.

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Gentle Jaws: Diving with Whale Sharks
Event Information
Cost $5 for public; FREE for Aquarium members, seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students with valid ID and advanced reservations.
Tickets Members get in free. Reservations required.
Members, please call to purchase your discounted tickets.
You can purchase tickets online for this lecture. You will need to select the option from the menu, correct time, and date on the following pages. Seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students attending for free can also reserve seats online.
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