Region’s first wild whale shark tagged off Qatari oil rig

8 May 2011

Dubai: Scientists tagged the region’s first wild whale shark off a Qatari oil rig last month in the hope of tracking the movements of whale sharks in the Arabian Gulf. David Robinson, a Dubai-based marine biologist tagged the 8m long, female whale shark, named Amna on April 23.


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