Published Papers and Scholarly Articles

Broad-scale movements of juvenile white sharks Carcharodon carcharias in eastern Australia from acoustic and satellite telemetry. 2019. B. D. Bruce, D. Harasti, K. Lee, C. Gallen, R. Bradford

Genetic relatedness reveals total population size of white sharks in eastern Australia and New Zealand. 2018. R. Hillary, M. Bravington, T. Patterson, P. Grewe, R. Bradford, P. Feutry, R. Gunasekera, V. Peddemors, J. Werry, M. Francis, C. Duffy and B. Bruce

Transcoelomic expulsion of an ingested foreign object by a carcharhinid shark. 2017. S. T. Kessel, J. Fraser, W. G. Van Bonn, J. L. Brooks, T. L. Guttridge, N. E. Hussey and S. H. Gruber

Physiological stress responses to natural variation in predation risk-evidence from white sharks and seals. 2017. N.HAMMERSCHLAG, M.MEYER, S.MDUDUZI SEAKAMELA, S.KIRKMAN, C.FALLOWS, S.CREEL

Large-scale tropical movements and diving behavior of white sharks Carcharodon carcharias tagged off New Zealand. 2013. R. Bonfil, M. P. Francis, C. Duffy, M. J. Manning, S. O’Brien

Commercial catch composition of highly migratory elasmobranchs. 2013. M.P. Francis

Two-year migration of adult female white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) reveals widely separated nursery areas and conservation concerns. 2013. M. Dormeier, N. Nasby-Lucas

Tracking and Following a Tagged Leopard Shark with an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle. 2013. C. Clark, C. Forney, E. Manii, Dylan Shinzaki, C. Gage, M. Farris, C. Lowe, M. Moline

Continuous Autonomous Tracking and Imaging of White Sharks and Basking Sharks Using a REMUS 100 AUV. G. Packard, A. Kukulya, T. Austin, M. Dennett, R. Littlefield, G. Packard, M. Purcell, R. Stokey

Recovery potential and conservation options for elasmobranchs. 2012. C. A. Ward-Paige, D. M. Keith, B. Worm, H. K. Lotze

Patterns and ecosystem consequences of shark declines in the ocean. 2010. F. Ferretti, B. Worm, G. L. Britten, M. R. Heithaus, H. K. Lotze

Encounters between white sharks and Cape fur seals in a shallow channel. 2008. R. Johnson, T. Keswick, M.N. Bester and W.H. Oosthuizen

Three-dimensional computer analysis of white shark jaw mechanics. 2008. S. Wroe, D. R. Huber, M. Lowry, C. McHenry, K. Moreno, P. Clausen, T. L. Ferrara, E. Cunningham, M. N. Dean & A. P. Summers

The beauty of the beast. The present and future of elasmobranchs in Europe. 2008. R. Greenberg for Oceana

Loss of Large Predatory Sharks from the Mediterranean Sea. 2007. F. FERRETTI, R.A. MYERS, F. SERENA, H. K. LOTZE

Targeting Great White Sharks is Wrong. 2006. Keith Ingram

South Africas White Shark cage-diving industry -is their cause for concern. 2006. Ryan Johnson and Alison Kock

White Shark abundance-not a causative factor in numbers of shark bite incidents. Alison Kock and Ryan Johnson

Seabird predation by white shark Carcharodon carcharias and Cape fur seal Arctocephalus pusillus at Dyer Island. 2006. R.L. Johnson, A. Venter, M.N. Bester & W.H. Oosthuizen

Developing procedures and equipment for large shark telemetry studies. M.A. Meyer, M. Smale, M. Paterson, R. Johnson, P. Koen, S. Kirkman, W.H. Oosthuizen,

Transoceanic Migration, Spatial Dynamics, and Population Linkages of White Sharks. 2005. R. Bonfil, M. Meyer, M. C. Scholl, R. Johnson, S. OBrien, H. Oosthuizen, S. Swanson, D. Kotze, M. Paterson.

The role of sharks in the ecosystem. 2005. M.Bennett

Why Sharks May Have Nothing to Fear More Than Fear Itself-An Analysis of the Effect of Human Attitudes on the Conservation of the Great White Shark. 2002. R. Philpott

Biology of the White Shark Symposium. 1985. G.Sibley, J.Seigel, C.Swift

CITES Identification Manual for the White Shark.


White Shark Fact Sheet.pdf


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