Ontogeny of white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) research in New Zealand Event as iCalendar

02 July 2018

1 - 2pm

Venue: Mac 1, Biology Building

Location: 5 Symonds Street, Auckland Central

Host: SBS

Contact info: Prof. John Montgomery

Contact email: j.montgomery@auckland.ac.nz

Speaker: Clinton Duffy, Scientific Officer, New Zealand Department of Conservation

In this seminar Clinton Duffy will describe the origin, development and major findings of the joint Department of Conservation and NIWA white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) research project.

He’ll describe the management implications of these findings, including some of the challenges of conducting research on a large, potentially dangerous species in some remote and not so remote parts of New Zealand.