SUBMIT A TIGER SHARK IMAGE
Do you have an image of a tiger shark from the Big Island?
Would you like our team to ID the shark and maybe discover a new individual? Send us an email to examine and identify.
If your image is the first to ID a new individual, you'll have the naming rights. Be sure to like our FB page and follow our Instagram and Tweets to be notified!
Click "send email" button below. Then copy and paste the following email body and enter the specifics.
Aloha Shark Research Institute's Hawaii Team:
I sighted this tiger shark on the Big Island and wish for your team to identify it, please.
-Image(s): attached to this email and each file is not larger than 3 MB.
The sighting occurred...
Conditions: (ie: sunny, calm waters, 90ft visibility)
Shark behavior: (ie: swimming hurriedly away, slow pass, ominous approach, etc.)
Was alternate food present: (were fish scraps from boats or other divers present; was spearfishing stringer with fish present)
You have my permission to use my image/video in research publications and SRI's global shark conservation materials.
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