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Shark monitoring in South Carolina

Main Project Information
Goal Help monitor the populations of NC resident shark species.
Task Help catch, measure, tag, and release sharks.
Where NC

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources coastal shark survey monitors the populations of our resident shark species. We need volunteers to come out on the boat with us to help catch, measure, tag, and release sharks. Participants must be 18 or older, must not get seasick, and must be ok being out on the water all day in a boat that has no shade or bathroom. We leave from Charleston, SC.

How to Join

Contact David Shiffman (WhySharksMatter AT Gmail DOT com) with the subject "Shark Volunteer".

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Required Gear

Lunch, bottled water, sunscreen, and clothes that you don't care about.

Ideal Age Group Adults
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity At the beach, In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes
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Tags Ocean , sharks
Project Updated 04/21/2017