Kiwis track Great White Sharks

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 13 Oct 2012

A team of New Zealand scientists are researching the secret lives of White Sharks.

A White Shark at the Neptune Islands

A White Shark at the Neptune Islands
Photographer: Michelle Yerman © Michelle Yerman

Watch the movie to hear NIWA researcher Dr Malcolm Francis explain what they are doing.  View the NIWA webpage. Malcolm also participated in the Kermadec Islands expedition in 2011.

View the White Shark fact sheet.
Watch cage diving footage at 'All Things Fishy'

Tags kiwis, great white sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, Lamnidae, NIWA, Malcolm Francis,