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Florida Program for Shark Research • Apr 1, 2020

Should we be eating sharks?

A new article from NOAA fisheries has raised some eyebrows “U.S.-Caught Sharks are a Sustainable Food Choice“. It is important…

Florida Program for Shark Research • Mar 1, 2020

Meet the Researchers: Tyler Bowling

Tyler Bowling is the manager for the Florida Program for Shark research and a Ph.D. student in UF zoology program.…

Florida Program for Shark Research • Feb 24, 2020

Meet the Researchers: Lei Yang

Lei Yang is a postdoctoral researcher with the Florida Program for Shark Research. 1. Where are you from? I was…

Florida Program for Shark Research • Feb 10, 2020

Meet the Researchers: John Denton

John Denton is a postdoctoral researcher with the Florida Program for Shark Research. 1. Where are you from? I grew…

Florida Program for Shark Research • Feb 3, 2020

Meet the Researchers: Shannon Corrigan

Shannon Corrigan is a postdoctoral researcher with the Florida Program for Shark Research. 1. Where are you from? Sydney, Australia!…

Florida Program for Shark Research • Jan 27, 2020

Meet the Researchers: Gavin Naylor

Gavin Naylor P.h.D. is the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research. 1. Where are you from? England  …

Florida Program for Shark Research • Jan 15, 2020

Why we work

Many questions scientists get asked relate in some way to why we do work for the sake of it; most…