Crittercam® is on the scene at Seal Island, South Africa, home to Cape fur seals, and the realm of the great white shark. Great whites are protected as an endangered species here, but it’s the seals that need protection. Wild Chronicles prowls the ocean floor with a great white shark on the hunt. Join a high-speed chase from the shark’s point of view as a seal swims for its life and gives the shark a run for its money.
What shark behavior is Karl, the biologist, researching around Seal Island?
Researchers attach Crittercam to part of an animal's body. Where is Crittercam attached to a great white shark?
What does Crittercam help Karl learn about the great white sharks around Seal Island?
Term Part of Speech Definition Encyclopedic Entry Crittercam Noun
camera designed to be worn on a wild animal, providing a "critter-eye view" of the animal's environment.
endangered species Noun
organism threatened with extinction.
Encyclopedic Entry: endangered species great white shark Noun
large shark native to temperate ocean waters.
to pursue and kill an animal, usually for food.
large body of salt water that covers most of the Earth.
Encyclopedic Entry: ocean realm Noun
region of the Earth that harbors similar groups of species.
marine mammal with flippers and a sleek coat.