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State assembly passes shark research funding bill

State assembly passes shark research funding bill

May 31, 2018

A bill intended to create a White Shark Population Monitoring and Beach Safety Program in California passed the state assembly floor Thursday. Formally called Assembly Bill 2191, the program would grant fund...

California Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell hosts Shark Day

California Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell hosts Shark Day

March 11, 2018

Popularized films such as “Jaws” and “Finding Nemo” have long exacerbated the fear of sharks, but on Saturday, Cal State Long Beach and Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell’s office collaborated in hosting ...

Shark bill proposes $4 million budget

Shark bill proposes $4 million budget

March 11, 2018

A new bill proposes a five-year, $4 million budget to fund research, education and monitoring of white sharks in southern California. Chris Lowe, Cal State Long Beach professor and Shark Lab director, recentl...

CSULB to give the 411 on sharks

CSULB to give the 411 on sharks

March 6, 2018

Calling all marine life enthusiasts and beach goers — Shark Day at Cal State Long Beach has got you covered. Chris Lowe, biology professor at Cal State Long Beach and recurring guest star on Discover...