Great white travels 2,200 miles

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A tagged great white shark traveled 2,200 miles at depths of up to 1,000 feet in a three-month trip from near the Monterey Bay to the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula, according to data released Tuesday from the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Stanford University.

The tracking information offers a rare window into where young great white sharks go in Southern California. It paints a picture of the shark’s daily life and, in this case, it shows a young shark’s clear preference for warm water