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[Uphill battle to tackle Indonesian shark fishing - AFP]

Uphill battle to tackle Indonesian shark fishing - AFP

17 Dec 2014

INDONESIA// Sharks are hauled ashore every day at a busy market on the central Indonesian island of Lombok, the hub of a booming trade that provides a livelihood for local fishermen but is increasingly alarming environmentalists.
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[VIDEO: Rare deep-sea shark blows researcher's mind]

VIDEO: Rare deep-sea shark blows researcher's mind

16 Dec 2014

ARCTIC// After hours of staring at footage of a nearly barren seafloor, scientists are shocked when a Greenland shark puts in an appearance. Illustration © Marc Dando.
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[Will Lydia the White Shark reveal her species’ mating grounds? - Inquisitr]

Will Lydia the White Shark reveal her species’ mating grounds? - Inquisitr

14 Dec 2014

ATLANTIC// Lydia, tagged early last year by Ocearch researchers, has turned away from her course towards Newfoundland, and scientists are wondering whether her actions may reveal the location of her species’ mating grounds in the Atlantic. Image © David Litchfield.
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[Marine biologist's stunning photographs showcase encounters with bizarre sea creatures... - Mail Online]

Marine biologist's stunning photographs showcase encounters with bizarre sea creatures... - Mail Online

13 Dec 2014

WORLDWIDE// Simon Pierce grew up besotted with wildlife and has captured breathtaking underwater photographs of some of the most beautiful sea creatures. Image © Andre Seale, Marine Photobank.
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[Shark cages divide Stewart Island community - 3 News]

Shark cages divide Stewart Island community - 3 News

10 Dec 2014

NEW ZEALAND// The Department of Conservation will be introducing strict rules to ensure White Sharks are not harmed by underwater cage diving operations around Stewart Island. Image © Alisa Bechthold.
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[Shark attack policy compared with 'Jaws' - The New Zealand Herald]

Shark attack policy compared with 'Jaws' - The New Zealand Herald

09 Dec 2014

AUSTRALIA// An academic who's doing a thesis on the politics of shark attacks has compared Western Australia's policy to the Hollywood blockbuster Jaws. Image © JSD.
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[Lydia the White Shark tracks back to Newfoundland waters - CBC News]

Lydia the White Shark tracks back to Newfoundland waters - CBC News

08 Dec 2014

CANADA// A White Shark named Lydia that was tracked last year swimming in Newfoundland's Placentia Bay is making its way back to waters off the island's coast. Image © Ofer Ketter.
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[WA beach culture is changing, say surf lifesavers - Herald Sun]

WA beach culture is changing, say surf lifesavers - Herald Sun

07 Dec 2014

AUSTRALIA// WA beachgoers are swimming closer to shore than ever before, while more people are waiting until after 9am to take a dip in daylight hours. Others are increasingly teaming up and swimming in groups. Image © Maria Munn.
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[10ft-long mako shark found washed up on north Wales beach - ITV News]

10ft-long mako shark found washed up on north Wales beach - ITV News

07 Dec 2014

WALES// The shark was discovered on Friday afternoon by local fishermen on the picturesque Barmouth Beach on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park. Image © Charles Hood.
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[ Scientists develop shark attack prevention tech - Sky News]

Scientists develop shark attack prevention tech - Sky News

06 Dec 2014

AUSTRALIA// Scientists and researchers have been experimenting with technology to find new ways of preventing shark attacks on humans - while protecting the animals at the same time. Image © Adrian Hewitt.
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