Author of New York Times Bestseller, Blue Mind
Dr. Wallace “J.” Nichols is a scientist, wild water advocate, movement-maker, New York Times bestselling author, and dad. His research and expeditions have taken him to coasts and waterways across North, Central and South America, to Asia, Africa, Australia, and Europe. This is what keeps his colleagues and collaborators working hard to understand and restore our blue planet. J. is a Research Associate at California Academy of Sciences and co-founder of Ocean Revolution, an international network of young ocean advocates, SEE the WILD, a conservation travel network, Grupo Tortuguero, an international sea turtle conservation network, and the Blue Mind Fund, reconnecting people to our water planet. He has authored over 200 scientific papers, articles and reports and his work has been broadcast on NPR, BBC, PBS, CBS This Morning, CNN, Discovery Channel, National Geographic and Animal Planet as well as being featured in Time, Newsweek, GQ, Outside Magazine, Fast Company, Scientific American and New Scientist, among others.