Shark Atlas

Welcome to the Shark Atlas.

Navigate your way around the world and discover the many species of shark that inhabit our waters. 

How to use the atlas

To pan the map click in the left mouse button and drag it around.

To zoom in and out on the map, use the scroll wheel while hovering above it.

To view the sharks living in an area, left click on the blue icons for a full list.
(If the list goes off the page try zooming

in and panning the map)


 DATA Sources

scientific names

Shark report

Atlas Version: Alpha 0.91

This map was created using GIS layers provided by: Flanders Marine Institute (2019). Maritime Boundaries Geodatabase: Maritime Boundaries and Exclusive Economic Zones (200NM), version 11. Available online at

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