Shark diving and tagging expeditions are widely misunderstood among the general population. This is exactly why this team of scientists from around the world are creating open source tags for anyone and everyone to follow. Thats right, now you can watch sharks as they journey across oceans and inspire people to open their minds to the true nature of these majestic fish.
Did you know that defective toasters kill far more people than sharks?
The OCEARCH is a research vessel that travels the world, tagging sharks with GPS trackers. Their goal is to better understand shark’s lives in order to ensure their future survival. We caught up with the OCEARCH in the Gulf of Mexico, where a team of scientists is tagging the sharks of the western gulf to track their breeding, birthing, and migratory patterns.