Spy on your favorite Tiger, Hammerhead, and Bull sharks in our custom-designed Google Earth interactive map.

Charity

Tracking Charity

Species: Great Hammerhead

Scientific Name: Sphyrna mokarran

Date Tagged: April 27, 2014

Location Tagged: Safety Valve, Key Biscayne

Gender: Male

Total Length (TL): 245cm

About Charity

The Story Behind the Name: We chose to name our shark Charity because our Company, Charity Services Centers, is committed to helping those who help others. Through our various programs, we help improve access to support, funding and opportunities for collaboration with other organizations in order to enhance the impact that charities, of all kinds, have in the community. We are proud to Shark Research & Conservation Program as one of our amazing charities. www.csc-centers.com

Satellite Tagging: Charity was carefully tagged with the latest in satellite tag technology providing us with the first opportunity to follow the long term movements of these threatened species. Please keep checking back frequently to follow Charity’s movements, which will be updated every few days as her satellite tag continues to send us real-time tracking data.

Adopt-a-Shark: For information on how you can contribute to our shark conservation research by adopting and tracking your own shark, please visit our “/donate/adopt-a-shark/”>Adopt a Shark page/.

System Requirements

Google Maps renders in all modern browsers and mobile operating systems. For more details visit Google’s map support page to view detailed system requirements.

Instructions

To animate our interactive shark tracking, play with the time slider tool in the map upper-left. Simply, go to the slider & separate the bottom left & right tabs by ~1/4”. Then click on the leading tab & drag it across the slider; or click play to automatically view tracks.