Mon, 9 July 2018
A global whale shark study that used bathymetry (depth profiles), as a way to identify potential favourite habitats, along with whale shark sightings revealed a preferred habitat for the largest fish in the sea.
Whale sharks are often found in areas with shallow shelfs with steep drop offs that bring cold nutrient-rich waters to the surface (upwellings) as a food source for the whale sharks.
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Direct download: SUFB_S499_GlobalWhaleSharkStudyRevealsPreferredHabitat.mp3
Category:Whale Sharks -- posted at: 4:00pm EDT