Field Studies

    Title Start Year End Year Oceanic Region Type of tag Species Contact
    Movement patterns, depth preferences, and stomach temperatures of free-swimming juvenile mako sharks 2002 2002 California current Sonic SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus Chugey Sepulveda
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Heidi Dewar
    Validation of geolocation estimates based on light level and sea surface temperature from electronic tags 2002 2002 California current Satellite BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Steve Teo
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 2005 2010 California current Conventional BROADSNOUTED SEVENGILL SHARK / Notorynchus cepedianus Manny Ezcurra
    CDFG/NMFS conventional tagging 1968 2011 California current Conventional BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Suzanne Kohin
    Tracking apex marine predator movements in a dynamic ocean 2004 2008 California current Satellite BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Barbara Block
    Movement patterns and nursery habitat of juvenile thresher sharks Alopias vulpinus 2005 2007 California current Sonic THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Daniel Cartamil
    NMFS and collaborators mortality studies 2007 2011 California current Satellite BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Suzanne Kohin
    CDFG/NMFS conventional tagging 1968 2011 California current Conventional SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus Suzanne Kohin
    Tracking apex marine predator movements in a dynamic ocean 2004 2008 California current Satellite THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Barbara Block
    Diel movement patterns and habitat preferences of the common thresher shark 2005 2005 California current Sonic THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Daniel Cartamil
    Leopard Shark Distribution, Mortality Rate, Yield, and Stock Replenishment Estimates 1979 1988 California current Conventional LEOPARD SHARK / Triakis semifasciata Susan Smith
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 2007 2011 California current Satellite THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Diego Bernal
    CDFG/NMFS conventional tagging 1968 2011 California current Conventional THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Suzanne Kohin
    Movements and swimming behavior 1995 1995 California current Sonic GREAT WHITE SHARK / Carcharodon carcharias Peter Klimley
    Tracking apex marine predator movements in a dynamic ocean 2003 2009 California current Satellite SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus Barbara Block
    Archival tagging of subadult and adult common thresher sharks 2004 2005 California current Archival THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Daniel Cartamil
    White Shark Offshore Habitat: A Behavioral and Environmental Characterization 2002 2005 California current Satellite GREAT WHITE SHARK / Carcharodon carcharias Nicole Nasby-Lucas
    Expanded niche for white sharks 1999 2000 California current Satellite GREAT WHITE SHARK / Carcharodon carcharias Andre Boustany
    CDFG/NMFS conventional tagging 1968 2011 California current Conventional OCEANIC WHITETIP SHARK / Carcharhinus longimanus Suzanne Kohin
    Movements and swimming behavior of three species of sharks in La Jolla Canyon, California 1997 1997 California current Sonic SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus Peter Klimley
    Insights into young of the year white shark 2000 2000 California current Satellite GREAT WHITE SHARK / Carcharodon carcharias Heidi Dewar
    An acoustic tracking of a megamouth shark, Megachasma pelagios: a crepuscular vertical migrator 1990 1990 California current Sonic MEGAMOUTH SHARK / Megachasma pelagios Donald Nelson (deceased)
    Telemetry and satellite tracking of whale sharks, Rhincodon typus, in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico, and the north Pacific Ocean 1993 1996 California current Satellite WHALE SHARK / Rhincodon typus Scott Eckert
    CDFG/NMFS conventional tagging 1968 2011 California current Conventional BIGEYE THRESHER / Alopias superciliosus Suzanne Kohin