US-CA, US, NA
Details Hide details

Description

Great White Shark observed off our observation vessel as part of annual Sharktober naturalist tours lead by David McGuire, Sea Stewards. Each year we conduct whale and wildlife watching tours to the Farallon Islands to watch for sharks and discuss the entire ecosystem.

www.seastewards.org

Logo eee 15px

Comments & Identifications

6714 thumb
Great White Shark - Photo (c) Terry Goss, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
sharksteward's ID: Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias)
Posted by sharksteward over 3 years ago (Flag)
1 thumb

Wow, you guys really go that far out to sea?

Posted by kueda about 3 years ago (Flag)
6714 thumb

These sharks aggregate off the Farallon Islands each fall. In the early winter they travel over 2000 miles west and return each year.

Posted by sharksteward about 3 years ago (Flag)
1 thumb

Cool. The Farallons are about 228 km to the northeast of these coordinates, though, FYI.

Posted by kueda about 3 years ago (Flag)
Sign in or Sign up to add comments
Sign in or Sign up to add identifications
Great White Shark - Photo (c) Terry Goss, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
sharksteward's ID: Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias)
VU
Logo eee 15px

Data Quality Assessment

Casual
Details Hide details
Logo eee 15px
Observation © David McGuire
all rights reserved

Is this observation inappropriate, spam, or offensive? Flag this observation

If you think this observation is inaccurate, please add an ID, participate in the quality assessment above, or describe the inaccuracy in a comment.

Pin it button