The Great White Shark: Meet the Man in the Gray Suit
The Farallon Islands off the coast of California are prime habitat for the great white shark. QUEST ventures to these shark-infested waters and discovers that the creature of our imaginations may not be the monster we think it is. Worldwide sharks are now threatened due to extreme overfishing to satisfy the shark fin trade. See why scientists are now tracking the movements of these magnificent animals in hopes of protecting them.
Tags: california academy of sciences
Category: Biology, Television
Chris Bauer is a Media Producer for QUEST
. Chris has nearly 20 years experience working in broadcast television; producing sports, history, technology, science, environment and adventure related programming. He is a two-time winner of the international Society of Environmental Journalists Award for Outstanding Television Story and has received multiple Northern California Emmy Awards. Some of his Quest stories have been featured in the San Francisco Ocean Film Festival, Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, United Nations Association Film Festival, the BLUE Ocean Film Festival and the Environmental Film Festival in Washington DC. A 5th generation Bay Area resident and a graduate of St. Mary's College of California, his hobbies include canoeing, snowboarding, wood-working and trying to play the ukulele. He and his family live in San Francisco.