About the Shark Research Committee

Guest Speaker
Media Consultant

Pacific Coast
Shark News

Sharks of the Pacific Coast

White Shark Biosketch

Distribution and Diet of Pacific Coast White Sharks

Predatory Behavior of Pacific Coast White Sharks

Shark/Human Interactions Along the Pacific Coast

Pacific Coast
Shark Attack

Fatal Pacific Coast Shark Attacks
1900  —  Present

Shark Attacks Along the Pacific Coast - 2000 —

Shark Attacks Along the Pacific Coast - 1990s

Case Histories of Unprovoked White Shark Attacks:


White Shark Interactions with Inanimate Objects


Shark Encounters:

White Shark Encounters Along the Pacific Coast

Soupfin Shark Encounter

Reporting Forms:

  Shark Attack

  Shark Encounter

  Shark Predation

Shark Web Sites:

Recommended Links


Andy Currie

United Kingdom

Tim & Sarah Gravely

Santa Monica, California




Ocean Institute

24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive

Dana Point, CA 92629

(949) 496-2274


Simon De Marchi

New South Wales, Australia





Vista Veterinary Specialists

7425 Greenhaven Drive
Sacramento, CA 95831

Phone (916) 231-4445
Fax (916) 231-0691



Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

113 Harbor Way

Santa Barbara, CA 93109

(805) 962-8404




Dr. Dirk Schmidt



Warner Center Signs

7831 Alabama Avenue #10
Canoga Park, CA 91304
Phone: 1-818-888-5526
FAX: 1-818-888-8073

Dirk & Jill Freeland

Santa Barbara, California




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