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Sam Meacham Bio

Sam Meacham, M.S.

Research Scientist, Diving Safety Officer

Sam is the Diving Safety Officer and a Research Scientist for The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment at Texas State University. Sam has been exploring Mexican caves and working to protect them since 1994. He is adjunct faculty at the UNCW, a Fellow of the Explorers Club, a National Geographic Society Grantee, a National Geographic Adventure Magazine Best of Adventure Honoree, a NASA Space Grant Fellow, a PADI MSDT and GUE Cave/Technical Diver. Sam has worked on and appeared in numerous documentaries for the BBC, PBS, National Geographic Television, CNN International and NHK.