Brett Curlew received a B.S in Environmental Science and Forestry and a B.S in Biology. He has taught environmental and outdoor education since 1998, developing programs for Brookhaven National Laboratory and Nassau and Suffolk BOCES. Presently he designs and teaches a STEM Marine Science Student Program for a number of Long Island school systems. A deep interest in marine environment, shipwrecks, and the necessity tor preservation of marine history led to founding of Maritime Oceanological Society. He has lectured throughout Long Island and New York.