The 'Casanova' of Shark Reef, Whitenose is one of the most popular male Bull Sharks frequenting the Reserve. His longevity and dynamic personality make Whitenose supremely special and a Shark Icon.
Whitenose is named for, and easily recognized by the distinctive bright white mark at the tip of his nose.
Whitenose has been visting SRMR since June 2003, and he is one of our older sharks approx. 25-30 years of age and slighly less than 2m in length.
Whitenose is extremely confident and at ease around people and will often approach and closely inspect divers.
Whitenose belongs to a tribe of specialized hand feeders.
What Is Included
Virtual Adoption Pack - Files Sent via WeTransfer
One Year Adoption
A Welcome Letter
Official, personalised Fijian Shark Adoption Certificate
Photo of Your Shark
Personality Card of Your Shark with exclusive details by the Fijian divers and researchers who know Your Shark individually
Bull Shark Species Card