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Wed19th Dec 2012

‘Banba’ a female basking shark tagged in July with a satellite transmitter off Malin head, Co. Donegal has just released its transmitter west of the Cape Verde Islands, over 5000km away from were it was originally tagged. The five meter long female shark was one of five basking sharks tagged…
Banba deployment and popoff locations
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Wed19th Dec 2012

Green Marine has sent his last position report, The shark has remained close to its last position off the coast of Wales in the Irish Sea. The tag has now detached prematurely and has sent its data records via the ARGOS satellite system. The Monster Munch Project shark researchers are still…
E.Johnston tags one of the five monster munch sharks north of Malin head
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Wed3rd Oct 2012

Green Marine in Irish Sea   The Monster Munch project tagged shark Green Marine has checked in again this time off the coast of Wales in the Southern Irish Sea. This area has been previously highlighted by Archival tag projects initiated off the Isle of Man (www.manxbaskingsharkwatch.com). The movement of…
Green Marine october 2nd
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Mon27th Aug 2012

Bunagee Beauty in Hebrides   The tagged shark adopted by the Culdaff community on Inishowen as part of the IDP Monster Munch basking shark community awareness program has reported in its position in the Inner Hebrides. This amounts to an approx. distance of 106 miles displacement in 16 days.  …
Bunagee Beauty
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Fri24th Aug 2012

2011 White Tag Re-sighted oof Coll, Scotland   A white tag deployed off the coats of Inishowen, Co. Donegal has been captured by dive photographer Mark Harding of www.eyemocean.comoff the Isle of Coll, Scotland. The tag was recorded on video on the 4thof July 2012 can not be a 2012…
2011 Tag Resighted
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Tue21st Aug 2012

Colm doesn’t Cille the Glengad named shark from the IDP funded Monster Munch project has reported its position on August 20thoff the coast of Co. Clare.   The juvenile 4m long shark with distinctive vertical white scared lines on its dorsal fin was tagged early in the morning of August…
Colm heads to Clare
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