Daily Archives: September 24, 2011

Another Industrial Shark Fishing Vessel is apprehended in Galapagos

http://www.bymnews.com/news/newsDetails.php?id=92366 24 September 2011 Inspectors pull the dead sharks from the hold of the vessel. Galapagos hasn’t fully recovered from the one of the largest shark poaching cases this past July, when yet another vessel was caught inside the Galapagos … Continue reading

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The Great White Shark Studied By Oceans Research

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/09/24/great-white-shark-oceans-research_n_979411.html 24 September 2011 The white shark is a marine apex predator that is able to maintain biodiversity through direct and indirect predation effects and this represents a keystone species essential to the functioning of coastal marine ecosystems.

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Shark fin soup not a tradition worth keeping

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/Shark+soup+tradition+worth+keeping/5453527/story.html 24 September 2011 How does it feel to be brushed by the tail of a seven-metre whale shark? Surreal and somewhat humbling. I’m in the middle of the Caribbean Sea under the scorching hot sun, buoyantly floating in the … Continue reading

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