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
    Validated age and growth of the dusky shark 1994 1998 Southwest Pacific Conventional DUSKY SHARK / Carcharhinus obscurus Colin Simpfendorfer
    Archival tagging of subadult and adult common thresher sharks 2004 2005 California current Archival THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Daniel Cartamil
    Movement patterns and nursery habitat of juvenile thresher sharks Alopias vulpinus 2005 2007 California current Sonic THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Daniel Cartamil
    Diel movement patterns and habitat preferences of the common thresher shark 2005 2005 California current Sonic THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Daniel Cartamil
    Wet-season effects on the distribution of juvenile pigeye sharks 2008 2010 Southwest Pacific Sonic PIGEYE SHARK / Carcharhinus amboinensis Danielle Knip
    Horizontal and Vertical Movements of the Shortfin Mako Shark 1989 1989 California current Sonic SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus David Holts
    Validated age and growth of the leopard shark 1979 1981 California current Conventional LEOPARD SHARK / Triakis semifasciata David Kusher
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 2007 2011 California current Satellite THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Diego Bernal
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 2007 2011 Eastern Tropical Pacific Satellite PELAGIC THRESHER / Alopias pelagicus Diego Bernal
    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)
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 2007 2007 Humboldt current Satellite SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus Francisco Abascal
    Archival Tagging Of School Shark, Galeorhinus Galeus, in Australia 1997 2001 Subtropical Convergence Archival SCHOOL SHARK / Galeorhinus galeus Grant West
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite HAMMERHEAD SHARKS / Sphyrna spp. Heidi Dewar
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite OCEANIC WHITETIP SHARK / Carcharhinus longimanus Heidi Dewar
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite SHORT FINNED MAKO / Isurus oxyrhinchus Heidi Dewar
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite THRESHER / Alopias vulpinus Heidi Dewar
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite PELAGIC THRESHER / Alopias pelagicus Heidi Dewar
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite SILKY SHARK / Carcharhinus falciformis Heidi Dewar
    NMFS/TOPP shark tagging 2002 2011 California current Satellite BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Heidi Dewar
    Insights into young of the year white shark 2000 2000 California current Satellite GREAT WHITE SHARK / Carcharodon carcharias Heidi Dewar
    Acoustic tracking of bigeye thresher shark 1996 1996 Eastern Tropical Pacific Sonic BIGEYE THRESHER / Alopias superciliosus Hideki Nakano
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 1996 2006 Kuroshio Conventional THRESHER SHARKS NEI / Alopias spp. Hiroaki Matsunaga
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 1996 2009 Kuroshio Conventional BIGEYE THRESHER / Alopias superciliosus Hiroaki Matsunaga
    Untitled STAGIS Field Study 1996 2009 Kuroshio Conventional BLUE SHARK / Prionace glauca Hiroaki Matsunaga