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


Tracking Fred

Species: Tiger Shark
Scientific Name: Galeocerdo cuvier
Date Tagged: January 5, 2016
Location Tagged: Tiger Beach, Bahamas

About Fred

The Story Behind the Name: This tiger shark was adopted by Lora Drasner as a Valentines Day gift for her husband, Fred.

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 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.


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.