August 1, 2021

Andy” becomes longest tracked tiger shark ever

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FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Not freezing temperatures or nor’easters or Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose or Maria can stop “Andy,” a tiger shark tagged in Bermuda by scientists from Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI) in 2014. Travelling approximately 37,565 miles off the eastern coast of the United States and around Bermuda, the […]

Satellite tagging study shows mako sharks threatened by over fishing

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The following is press release from Nova Southeastern University’s Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), a collaboration between renowned marine artist, scientist, explorer and Cayman resident, Dr. Guy Harvey and Nova Southeastern University’s Oceanographic Center in Dania Beach, Florida. The mission of the GHRI is to provide the scientific information necessary to understand, conserve, and effectively […]

Shark tagging expedition kicks-off Annual Great Shark Race

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Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation tags sponsored sharks for a chance to best reigning champion Sir Richard Branson FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – May 9, 2016 – The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation (GHOF) and Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI) recently hosted a cage dive and tagging expedition in Isla Mujeres, Mexico in advance […]

‘Beautiful’ sponge threatens reefs

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By Ken Kaye From Sun Sentinel FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — It’s such a vibrant orange that divers think it’s part of South Florida’s colorful coral reefs. But it’s a destructive sponge that for the past decade has been spreading and threatening corals, which already are deteriorating around Florida and the Caribbean. “It’s a beautiful orange […]