SHARK DIVING HOTSPOTS
The best places to dive
with sharks and rays around the world
Thresher Sharks and Whitespotted Bamboosharks. Monad Shoal, Malapascua
Los Gigantes, Tenerife - common
stingrays, eagle rays, roughtail rays.
El Cabron Marine Reserve, Canary Islands - Common Angel Sharks.
Fish Rock, NSW, Australia -
Banded wobbegongs, dwarf ornate wobbegongs, grey nurse sharks, blind sharks,
shark rays and more.
Quadra Island, British
Columbia, Canada - Spiny Dogfish.
Hornby Island, British
Columbia, Canada - Sixgill Sharks.
Shark Safaris, Bahamas - Tiger Sharks, Great Hammerheads, Caribbean Reef Sharks, Bul
Sharks, and Lemon Sharks.
The Outer Banks, North
Carolina, USA - Sandtiger Sharks.
Island Blue Water, California, USA - Blue sharks and Mako
Peninsula, Cornwall, UK - Basking Sharks.
Stingray City, Grand Cayman - Southern Stingrays.
Hamelin Bay, Western Australia - Cobbler Wobbegong, Necklace Carpet Shark.
Ningaloo Reef, western
Australia - Whale Sharks, Whitetip Reef, Tasseled
Wobbegong, Wards Wobbegong shark.
Cocos Island, Costa Rica
- Scalloped Hammerheads, Silkies, Silvertips, Prickly Sharks, Galapagos, Whale
sharks, Whitetip Reef sharks, and Marble Rays.
St Maarten, Netherland Antilles - Blacknose and Caribbean Reef Sharks.
Holbox Mexico -
Whale Sharks and Manta Rays
- Dusky Sharks, Scalloped Hammerheads and more.
Guadalupe Island, Mexico
- Great White Shark cage diving.
Utila, Honduras - Whale
Isla Malpelo - smalltooth
sandtigers, schooling hammerheads, whitetips, Galapagos sharks and whale sharks
SHARK BIOLOGY AND
physiology, and behavioral traits of sharks and rays.
SHARK SENSES -
ELASMOBRANCH LOCOMOTION - SINK OR SWIM
DIET AND DENTITION - CRUSHERS, BITERS, AD
SHARK DIVING 101 An introduction
to the do's and dont's of shark diving
THREATENED SHARKS Information
and articles detailing the plight of different shark and ray species.
THE RED LIST An excerpt from
the IUCN red list listing the threatened status of many shark
why elasmodiver? an intro page.
basic shark and ray information. SHARK FACTS FOR
STUDENTS AND TEACHERS
Organizations and Activists
THE PREDATORS IN PERIL
PROJECT Elasmodiver Pubic Awareness Campaign
SHARK T AXONOMY A list of all
known shark, ray, and chimaera species in taxonomic order
SHARK SPECIES Newly described or discovered
species of sharks and rays.
SHARK E VOLUTION A brief
introduction to the evolution of sharks and rays.
A list of published shark diving articles authored by the webmaster
Encounters with mini great whites in Prince William Sound Alaska Salmon Shark Diving
diving with Great Hammerheads in the Bahamas Hammered on Bimini
diving with Pinta Roja off the coast of Pacific South America. Redspotted Catsharks of Chile
Diving with Great whites, sevengills and many species of catsharks
in South Africa. Fantastic False Bay
Diving with Pelagic Thresher Sharks in the
Philippines. Thresher Sharks of Malapascua
diving with the smalltooth sandtigers of Malpelo
Island. Isla Malpelo: Seamount of
documenting deep sea shark species in the
Bahamas. The Deep Sharks of Cape
diving with hundreds of Grey Reef Sharks
in French Polynesia.
Paradise Found at Fakarava
the plight of the Gulf of Mexico Smoothhound. Refugees of the Gulf Oil Spill
diving with skates and spotted ratfish.
Muck Monsters of the Badlands
diving with sandtigers in the Diamond Shoals while you
Seize the Day
do's and donts
of shark diving. Shark Diving 101
the life history
and demise of one of the most abundant sharks in the sea. Sharpnose Sharks
cobbler wobbegong sharks. Master of Disguise
oceanic whitetip sharks at Cat Island. Oceanic Odyssey
Tiger Beach. A Day at the Beach
a close encounter with a dangerous mako. Macho Mako
Diving with rays at Los Gigantes Winged Wonders of
the Canary Islands
should read this... Shark Diving for Dummies
Shark Diving Tour Part 1
Shark Diving Tour Part 2
Shark Diving Tour Part 3
Shark Diving Tour Part 4
North American Shark Diving Tour Part
North American Shark Diving Tour Part 6
North American Shark Diving Tour Part 7
common angel sharks in Gran Canaria Chasing Angel Sharks
researchers to tag porbeagle sharks in the Bay of Fundy Chasing Porbeagles
Risking all to shoot rare sharks Shark Fever
the shark fin trade exposed The High Price of
Shark Fin Soup
Catsharks diving with lesserspotted catsharks
Spiny Dogfish at Quadra Island diving with BC spurdogs
and Tigers in the Bahamas diving with great
hammerheads and tiger sharks
The Sandtigers of North Carolina
diving with sharks on the wrecks of the Outer Banks
with chasing stingrays Addicted to Rays
Land of the Giants
Basking Sharks of Porthkerris
diving with bluntnose sixgill sharks around Vancouver Island Searching for Sixgill Sharks
diving with wobbegongs under the Exmouth Navy Pier Tassled
shore diving with stingrays in Hamelyn Bay Stingray City
spiny dogfish exposed The Spectacular Spiny Dogfish
diving with Caribbean reef sharks Reef Shark Rampage
in St Maarten
diving with Hydrolagus collei Ghost Sharks - Spotted Ratfish
diving in a Port Jackson Shark nusery in Albany, WA. Invasion of the Port Jackson
diving at Wobbegong Central Fish Rock - Banded Wobbegongs Down Under
stingrays of the Sea of Cortez Chasing Rays in Baja California Sur
Diving with Porbeagles in the Bay of Fundy Eye Contact
diving with swell sharks in California The Swell Shark's Last Stand
SHARK M OVIES
Reviews of shark documentaries and tongue in cheek shark movie reviews
Elasmodiver's shark film festival
SHARK B OOKS
Reviews of a long
list of shark books and magazines
SHARK ATTACKS An introduction
into the dynamics of shark attacks and the treatment of victims
PHOTOGRAPHY An introduction into the fundamentals of
The Ethics of Photographing Sharks
Shark Photography -
Shark Photography - Strobe Use
Shark Photography - Exposure
Shark Photography -
Photographing Sharks at Night
Shark Photography - Shooting
rays in the sand.
Shark Photography -
Shark Photography - Working with
the Shark Girl
Workshop Course Outline
SHARK BLOG 2012
Andy Murch - Shark Photographer and
Creator of Elasmodiver
FEEDING Information, advice, training resources, equipment, and
The Shark Feeding
Controversy Opinions, ethics, and repercussions of feeding sharks.
Shark Feeding Techniques exploring the different styles of shark feeding
MORE FROM ELASMODIVER...
ADVERTISE ON ELASMODIVER
ARCHIVES The wramblings of a frustrated
UPDATES a chronological list of changes and additions to
SHARK LINKS -
A very long list of shark resources on the internet.
PREDATORS IN PERIL PROJECT
GLOSSARY OF SHARK TERMS A list of
scientific terms used in the text.
LIST OF C ONTRIBUTORS Information on
the contributing photographers showcased on Elasmodiver.
ELASMODIVER CONTACT INFORMATION
Mailing address / phone number for image enquiries.
from the readers of Elasmodiver.com
PROJECT DEEP SHARK expanding the
horizons of shark photography with a deep ocean camera housing
The BC Marinelife Index A photographic portfolio of
marine images of Britsh Columbia by Andy Murch
DIVE SHOPS The Dive Shop
Shark Picture Pages in other
Imágenes de tiburones
The Shark Picture Database translated into Espa ñ