Ocearch Shark Tracking: Maddox

Maddox the great white shark tagged for shark tracking, research and conservation efforts in Gansbaai, South Africa.

Meet Maddox, the great white shark making a name for himself as a swimmer. Ocearch’s tracking technology allows researchers to monitor sharks movements throughout the world’s oceans, providing valuable insight into their behavior and their range. Each shark is tagged with a tracking device that is inserted through their dorsal fin, and whenever they break the surface of the water, a signal is transmitted to a satellite. The satellite then…

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Ocearch Shark Tracking: Lesley

Lesley the great white shark tagged for shark tracking, research and conservation efforts in False Bay, South Africa.

Meet Lesley, the great white shark promoting travel in her community. Ocearch’s tracking technology allows researchers to monitor sharks movements throughout the world’s oceans, providing valuable insight into their behavior and their range. Each shark is tagged with a tracking device that is inserted through their dorsal fin, and whenever they break the surface of the water, a signal is transmitted to a satellite. The satellite then sends back an…

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Ocearch Shark Tracking: Lisha

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Meet Lisha, the great white shark going where no sharks have gone before. Ocearch’s tracking technology allows researchers to monitor sharks movements throughout the world’s oceans, providing valuable insight into their behavior and their range. Each shark is tagged with a tracking device that is inserted through their dorsal fin, and whenever they break the surface of the water, a signal is transmitted to a satellite. The satellite then sends…

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Why Great Whites Cannot be kept in Captivity: Part 2

Why great white sharks cannot be kept in captivity part 2

Shark Cage diving is a major tourism draw card for those interested in getting up close and personal with the Ocean’s apex predator – the great white shark. However, for those who can’t muster up the courage to get into the water with the sharks, viewing these beasts from the safety of the aquarium would seem to be a worthy consolation. But they would be out of luck. Great white…

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Ocearch Shark Tracking: Sofia

Sofia the great white shark tagged for shark tracking, research and conservation efforts in Gansbaai, South Africa.

Meet Sofia, the great white shark making a name for herself as a hunter Ocearch’s tracking technology allows researchers to monitor sharks movements throughout the world’s oceans, providing valuable insight into their behavior and their range. Each shark is tagged with a tracking device that is inserted through their dorsal fin, and whenever they break the surface of the water, a signal is transmitted to a satellite. The satellite then…

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