By Robert J. Heyer The Blacktip Shark (Carcharhinus limbatus) may be headed to a North Atlantic beach near you, thanks to global warming. As we approach the end of the summer it has become apparent that global warming is starting to rear its angry head along the Jersey Shore. Sightings of unusual animals in large … Continue reading Meet the Blacktip Shark
It is with great sorrow and sadness that we announce the untimely passing of Chief of Ocean Rescue Michael “Hud” Hudson. Chief Hudson was the pillar of Ocean Rescue, a true waterman. His commitment and efforts lead Sea Bright to be on the forefront of modern day surf lifesaving. We stand together with our brothers … Continue reading NJSAF announces death of investigator and friend.
Thank you Thunder Road Books for having us yesterday. What a nice store and great people attending
Had a great time doing short talk and signing today at Thunder Road Books in Spring Lake. It was nice to meet such great people and even a former student!!!! The Shark Week Tour continues, we will be at BookTown in Manasquan this Thursday at 6PM. Please stop by and say hello!! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/booktowne-welcomes-patricia-robert-heyer-to-sign-shark-attacks-books-tickets-388199203267?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=escb
It has been a busy week. There have been shark sightings close to shore all along the NJ and NY coasts. Don't forget to join us tomorrow for a book signing at Thunder Road Books in Spring Lake, NJ. Spring Lake was home to a horrific shark attack in 1916. Hope to see you there! … Continue reading This Week
https://anchor.fm/robert-heyer/episodes/Podcast-7-e1ljqm2 Hello and Welcome to the sixth podcast, and final show of Season 1, of Hunting the Real Jaws. This podcast seeks to solve one of the oldest biological mysteries of the Jersey Shore. The shark attacks of 1916. I am your host, biologist and environmental journalist, Bob Heyer. So, as we come to the … Continue reading Podcast 7
https://anchor.fm/robert-heyer/episodes/Podcast-6-e1ljqhk https://anchor.fm/robert-heyer/episodes/Podcast-6-e1ljqhk Hello and Welcome to the sixth podcast of Hunting the Real Jaws. This podcast seeks to solve one of the oldest biological mysteries of the Jersey Shore. The shark attacks of 1916. I am your host, biologist and environmental journalist, Bob Heyer. Last week we looked at the second attack by the real … Continue reading Podcast 6
https://anchor.fm/robert-heyer Hello and Welcome to the sixth podcast of Hunting the Real Jaws. This podcast seeks to solve one of the oldest biological mysteries of the Jersey Shore. The shark attacks of 1916. I am your host, biologist and environmental journalist, Bob Heyer. Last show we talked about the first attack in Atlantic City. On … Continue reading Podcast 5
Another potentially dangerour species the lifeguard must be aware of is The Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias). Great Whites gained fame as a dangerous creature with the release of Jaws. For many years it was the primary suspect in the shark attacks on the New Jersey Shore in 1916. One thing is for sure, the … Continue reading Great White Shark for Lifeguards
Come join us in Spring Lake Saturday July 30, at Thunder Road Books in Spring Lake. Home of one of the most famous shark attacks in history. We will be there at 1 PM and would love to talk with you. Come by and say hello!!