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

To reserve tickets ahead of time, please email; ivsurfrider@gmail.com . Tickets will be held at the door until 6:30PM.
Directions: Coming on the US 101 N, take the CA-217 Airport/UCSB exit and proceed to the campus entrance. Follow the roundabout onto Lagoon Road. Follow this until turning right onto UCEN Road. Parking can be found along UCEN Road and the venue will be at the end of UCEN Road adjacent to the University Center behind the Multi Cultural Center.  For map go to: http://www.aw.id.ucsb.edu/maps/images/aw_pdfs/Corwin_UCSB.pdf  

* Please note that Parking Lots 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 9 are all good options (Lots 3 and 4 are the closest to Corwin). To park on the University campus there is a fee of $4. The parking pay stations located in each parking lot take MasterCards, Visas, and $1 or $5 bills. The machines do not give back change .


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