Marked Individual A-221

Marked Individual A-221

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Sex: male

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Meet the Adopters

Steve Lindfield
 
Why are research and conservation for this species important?
"Sharks have been on our planet for over 500 million years; that is before the dinosaurs! Fishing is currently decimating most of the world's shark populations. But we are only now realising the importance of these apex predators in controlling the health and resilience of marine ecosystems. We need sharks."
 

 


Collaborating Researchers

Brad Norman

Affiliation: ECOCEAN

Web Site: http://www.whaleshark.org.au

"Brad leads ECOCEAN Inc. and is a co-Founder of the Whale Shark Photo-identification Library."

Jason Holmberg

Affiliation: Wild Me

Research Project: Wildbook for Whale Sharks

Web Site: http://www.wildme.org

"Jason is a founder of Wildbook for Whale Sharks and its Information Architect."

Darcy Bradley

Affiliation: ECOCEAN Australia

Dani Rob

Affiliation: Parks and Wildlife Service, Government of Western Australia

Web Site: http://www.dbca.wa.gov.au/

Samantha Reynolds

Affiliation: ECOCEAN Australia

Research Project: Ningaloo

Jessica Leask

Affiliation: ECOCEAN

Research Project: Ningaloo

Web Site: www.whaleshark.org.au