REFLECTIONS ON A RARE BASKING SHARK ENCOUNTER
Dr. Simon Berrow narrates his experience with basking sharks in the fall off West Clare. The species is often seen feeding in this area in the spring - but the seasonal timing of this experience was not the only unusual component...
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2008 - Present | Ongoing Project
Obtain images of basking sharks useful for individual recognition
Determine site fidelity of identified basking sharks in Ireland
Establish movement links between basking shark feeding areas
Record lifecycle changes and adaptations
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