Great White Shark

GANSBAAI, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 08:  A Great White Shark swims in Shark Alley near Dyer Island on July 8, 2010 in Gansbaai, South Africa.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Suspected Great White Shark Sighting Cancels California Lifeguard Competition

Junior Lifeguard teams of children and teens had come from as far as Folsom Lake and Monterey for the annual summer competition that includes paddling, swimming and running. But they were called out of the water at about 2 p.m. Tuesday after searchers in a helicopter followed up on a report of a great white shark in the area off Seacliff State Beach.

06/25/2015

File photo of a great white shark (credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Surfer Bitten By Shark Says Great White Came Out Of Nowhere

Jay Scrivner, a 45-year-old college English teacher, was waiting for waves off the Northern California coast near his hometown of Eureka on Sunday morning after surfing for about two hours when a great white he estimated at about 8-to-9 feet long bit his thigh and board.

10/08/2013

File photo of a great white shark (credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Stinson Beach Reopens After Shark Sighting

Stinson Beach reopened to swimmers, surfers and boogie boarders on Sunday after a five-day closure prompted by a great white shark sighting, park officials report.

08/26/2013

File photo of a great white shark (credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Great White Shark Spotted Off Stinson Beach, Prompting 5-Day Closure

A great white shark was spotted off the Stinson Beach Monday afternoon, prompting a ban on swimming and surfing for at least the next several days.

08/20/2013

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06/07/2012

Great White Shark Off California Beach Prompts Warning

A great white shark up to 18 feet long has been spotted off a Southern California beach.

01/26/2012

(credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium/Chuck Winkler)

Great White Shark Released From Monterey Bay Aquarium Dies

Monterey Bay Aquarium staff are reeling from the sudden death of a young great white shark that had been on exhibit the past few months and was released into the wild last week.

11/03/2011

Great White Shark Dies Soon After Aquarium Release

A great white shark, released into the Pacific Ocean by the Monterey Bay Aquarium last week, has died.

11/02/2011

Monterey Bay Aquarium Website

Find out more about the new great white shark on exhibit at Monterey Bay Aquarium.

09/01/2011

A four-foot, seven-inch male shark was transferred from Malibu to Monterey and placed in the the Monterey Bay  Aquarium's Open Sea exhibit on Wednesday night. (credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium)

Monterey Bay Aquarium Gets Another Great White Shark

A great white shark that was caught in the waters off Southern California is now on display at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

09/01/2011

Great White Shark Spotted At Stinson Beach

Park officials are limiting water access off Stinson Beach after a great white shark was spotted in the area.

06/20/2011

California Study Finds Low Number Of Great White Sharks

A new study finds that there are far fewer great white sharks living off California’s coast than scientists had expected.

03/09/2011