Scientific Name: Galeocerdo cuvier
Date Tagged: September 5, 2011
Location Tagged: Hawaii
Total Length (TL): 285cm
The Story Behind the Name: Mary Ann Zirelli is the woman responsible for engaging SRC in this Oracle event. She has the biggest heart of anyone you could ever meet. There is no creature she doesn’t love or care about.
Satellite Tagging: MAZ 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 MAZ’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 Adopt a Shark page.