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Technical Scientific Logistical and Communications Support for Environmental Studies-Whale Shark Movement Ecology

A shark and smaller fish under the ocean surface
A whale shark nicknamed "Chaos". Credit NOAA
A whale shark nicknamed “Chaos”. Credit NOAA

Use NOAA’s Research Vessel “The Southern Journey” to tag whale sharks in the Gulf of Mexico, with NOAA providing expertise on logistical planning, locating, and tagging of the sharks.