Tag: Chris Lowe

Student Spotlight: Shark Lab

The on-campus Shark Lab has been recognized worldwide for its research on “the physiological and behavioral ecology of marine animals.” Directed by Christopher Lowe, professor of marine biology, the lab depends on the contributions of student researchers such as research technician Arthur Barraza and biology graduate students Echelle Burns and[Read More…]

CSULB professor’s shark bill still afloat

Professor and shark guru Chris Lowe was on the edge of his seat Tuesday when the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee unanimously approved his shark funding bill. Assembly Bill 2191 would allocate funding to the development of a White Shark Population Monitoring and Beach Safety Program. The bill would[Read More…]

Shark bill proposes $4 million budget

A new bill proposes a five-year, $4 million budget to fund research, education and monitoring of white sharks in southern California. Chris Lowe, Cal State Long Beach professor and Shark Lab director, recently contributed to the bill written by Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell. This would give marine biologists the power to[Read More…]

CSULB to give the 411 on sharks

Calling all marine life enthusiasts and beach goers — Shark Day at Cal State Long Beach has got you covered. Chris Lowe, biology professor at Cal State Long Beach and recurring guest star on Discovery Channel’s Shark Week, will be presenting shark safety at the Shark Day Long Beach event[Read More…]

CSULB’s Shark Lab continues pioneering

Acoustic telemetry, autonomous underwater robots and a PH level sensing probe are just a few of the contributions California State University, Long Beach’s legendary shark lab provides. Under the direction of Dr. Chris Lowe – whom you may have seen on Discovery Channel’s Shark Week – students from around the[Read More…]

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