CJ Crooks Videography

The Great Hammerhead shark is a circumglobal species inhabiting warm temperate to tropical coastal waters. It occurs over continental and insular shelves, as well as adjacent deep waters and is thought to be highly mobile and migratory. The general life history pattern of S. mokarran is that of a long-lived...

A selection of clips from the day to day work at the Bimini Biological Field Station Foundation, 'Sharklab', Bahamas. Here at the Sharklab we carry out a variety of research on a number of different shark species.

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Bimini Biological Field Station Foundation - 'Sharklab'
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The Sharklab (Bimini Biological Field Station) research team catch a 283 cm tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) in 900 feet of water just off the coast of Bimini, Bahamas. 

The shark is tagged, measured and a DNA sample taken. The shark is then released and swam down by Emily Marcus the old...

Staff and volunteers at the Bimini Biological Field Station 'Sharklab' catch and tag four juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) at a nursery in East Bimini, Bahamas. 

Researchers attach accelerometers to the dorsal fin of the sharks. This tag aids in determining field metabolic rate of the species. The sharks are then...

The Bimini Biological Field Station Foundation 'Sharklab' hosted an open day for the Louise McDonald High School, North Bimini, Bahamas. 27 students came and learnt about some of the important issues surrounding the fauna and flora found around Bimini. 

Topics of talks included: 
- Invasive lionfish
- The endangered Bimini Boa
- Harvesting of...

Staff and volunteers at the Bimini Biological Field Station (Sharklab) recapture eight juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) on which they had previously attached accelerometers.

Lauran Brewster and Rob Bullock, Principle Investigators at the lab, describe the capture techniques and how the epic two day recapture is going. 

Visit: www6.miami.edu/sharklab/

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