Species: Great Hammerhead
Scientific Name: Sphyrna mokarran
Date Tagged: April 27, 2014
Location Tagged: Safety Valve, Key Biscayne
Total Length (TL): 245cm
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/.