Atlantic Shipwreck Graveyard May Be Key Habitat for Imperiled Sharks

A citizen-scientist photo of a female sand tiger shark swimming near a shipwreck. Image: John McCord, Coastal Studies Institute Photographs taken by citizen scientist scuba…

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Swimming with sharks – Entertainment & Life – The St. Augustine Record

Ocean explorer Chris Fischer is trying to solve one of the many perplexing riddles about great white sharks. They roam in all the oceans of…

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Turns Out Great White Sharks Are Really Scared of One Other Ocean Creature

Just when you think orcas couldn’t possible be any more awesome, they get even better. New evidence shows these whales are really good at scaring…

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Sharks more vulnerable than originally thought, new research shows

Total number of sharks and rays caught annually by small-scale fisheries in the South West Indian Ocean is estimated to be 2,500,000 individuals – 73%…

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How Shark Science Led to a Breakthrough in Trade Regulations

Science has often been the impetus for government action to protect sharks. That evidence has provided important information about the crucial role sharks play in…

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You Can’t Legally Kill Great Barrier Reef Sharks Anymore

Sharks can no longer be shot dead around the Great Barrier Reef. Thanks to legal action by the Humane Society International Australia (HSI Australia), sharks…

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Sharks caught on Great Barrier Reef drum lines must be released, Queensland tribunal declares

Updated April 02, 2019 20:46:28 Photo: A bull shark near death after being caught on a drum line on the Great Barrier Reef. (Supplied: HSI)…

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We Finally Know Why These Mutilated Great White Sharks Kept Washing Up In South Africa

Last year, great white sharks measuring four metres long started washing up on a beach in Gansbaai in South Africa. This marks the 4th of…

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Campaign launched to recruit champions for Aus sharks

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 5:52 pmPress Release: Humane Society International Two peak ocean conservation groups want thousands of everyday Australians to become champions for the…

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Map tracks overlap of sharks, tuna, and ships

Share this Article You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International license. Researchers have combined maps of marine predator habitats with…

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