Dr. Shaw Mead
Dr. Shaw Mead has over 10 years experience in marine research and consulting. He has published 27 peer-reviewed scientific papers and has solely or jointly produced over 100 technical reports pertaining to marine ecology, coastal oceanography and aquaculture. With a background in coastal oceanography and marine ecology, Dr. Mead’s research and consulting have led to major advances in our knowledge of offshore reefs and the development of multiple-use structures for coastal protection and ecological enhancement with an emphasis towards amenities such as surfing, wind-surfing, diving and fishing.
Dr. Shaw Mead is currently with ASR ltd., a New Zealand-based specializing in multi-purpose artificial surfing reefs, and a variety of coastal environmental and ecological projects.