shark tagging dataset

Dataset 2016-2022


Harmonized shark tagging dataset of different shark species around Saba and Sint Maarten.


This dataset includes variables such as date, location, species, other morphological features of the individual (Sex, Total length…), shark tagging method, DNA samples and comments. Please note that the latitude and longitude values are displayed in the correct format to be plotted in R studio, ArcGIS, QGIS, etc. 


Data collected amongst others during the 2021 and 2022 shark research expeditions organized by the Caribbean Shark Coalition (including the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance).


Contact: the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA), St. Maarten Nature Foundation and Saba Conservation Foundation 

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