Bringing Data to the Surface: Shark Science #3 Collecting data…

Bringing Data to the Surface: Shark Science #3 

Collecting data as a scientist is a difficult task no matter what you’re doing. Collecting data on sharks is a beast to it’s own. This week I wanted to share a unique way that my friend, Dr. Nick Whitney and his team are collecting data from sharks off the west coast of FL.

Essentially they’ve come up with a way of putting their accelerometers into a float package, that will pop off the sharks in a day or two.

Read the full paper describing the process here: http://www.animalbiotelemetry.com/content/4/1/12

By: Untamed Science.

Advertisements
Bringing Data to the Surface: Shark Science #3 Collecting data…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s