Tuesday, January 16, 2018
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Guy Harvey to screen film at USF St. Pete

Noted marine wildlife conservationist Guy Harvey, namesake to the dude-centric fishing shirt line, will be at USF St. Petersburg on Wednesday to screen Tiger Shark Express, a documentary he co-produced covering five years of expeditions he led in the Atlantic Ocean to study tiger sharks.

It's free and open to the public to see the film at 5 p.m. at the University Student Center ballroom, 200 Sixth Ave. S. He will take questions afterward.

Harvey has a Ph.D. in marine biology but is best known for his colorful paintings of sportfish that have been reproduced on clothing, posters, prints and other items.

The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation funds the Guy Harvey Research Institute at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale. The NSU facility is focused on protecting marine life from overfishing and the loss of habitat.

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne

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