Since he was tagged last October, Ironbound has traveled over 2,700 miles.
Ironbound was first tagged last fall in the waters off West Ironbound Island, Nova Scotia.
Nick Minogue and a friend were out on the water near Pauanui Beach in New Zealand when the shark attacked.
The animal measured more than 13 feet in length, according to marine researcher Darren Stevens.
OCEARCH's shark tracker shows a large group of great white sharks congregating around the Carolinas in the Northwest Atlantic Shared Foraging Area.
Ocean safety officers have reported the possible sighting of three tiger sharks of at least 10 feet in length, with at least one reported to have "aggressively" chased a group of paddle boarders.
The female shark measures around 15 feet and 5 inches in length and weighs more than 2,000 pounds.
The shark was likely similar in size to great whites, which grow to an average of around 15 feet.
"These sharks are not the vicious man eaters that Hollywood movies make them seem," underwater videographer Szilard Janko said.
The creatures were isolated millions of years ago when the continents were shifting around the planet, researchers say.
"Gear retention—when marine animals escape from fishing gear with parts of the gear stuck on their bodies—has been recognized as a potential problem for some time," researcher Carl Meyer said.
A German tourist has suffered severe leg injuries in a possible shark attack on a beach in southern Thailand.
A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported.
Authorities said the remains of the deep water sharks were found dumped on Strandfontein beach in Cape Town, South Africa.
The human leg covered in swimwear washed up on the coast of Australia and could have floated hundreds of kilometers.
Non-profit OCEARCH has been tagging sharks since 2007, revealing fascinating insights into their behavior.
Kiss, the rock icons, boarded a cruise in Australia to play for a very specific audience: great white sharks.
In theory, the ancient shark could have grown up to a staggering 22 feet in length, according to researchers.
Beaches in Maui have been closed after several sharks were spotted on three occasions in two days.
Some of the teeth could belong to the extinct shark megalodon—one of the largest and most powerful predators to have ever lived.
Non-profit OCEARCH tagged the shark with a monitoring device in September earlier this year.
The shark was tagged in September by researchers from non-profit OCEARCH near Nova Scotia in Canada,
Emilio Gianfancesco, 17, Jedd Falloon and Toby Howe, both 16, had been spearfishing in Hamelin Bay, Western Australia when a shark suddenly appeared
Researchers monitored nearly 300 sharks over the course of more than four years.
A tourist off the coast of Tahiti was left severely injured following a rare shark attack in the region.
Riley Brown had a close encounter with a shark while surfing with his friends at Woorim Beach in Australia.
The latest find is surprising because shark skeletons are made of cartilage—a rubbery tissue that doesn't preserve as well as bone.
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