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More than 450 species of sharks cruise the world’s oceans, ranging in size from 8 inches to a whopping 40 feet long but today, nearly one in four sharks and their relatives are threatened with extinction a major cause is the demand for shark fins every year, fins from as many as 73 million sharks end up in the global fin trade. Stable isotope analysis of grey reef shark tissue has revealed heavy reliance on pelagic prey (mccauley et al, 2012), but it is unclear if this putative trophic subsidy reflects the movements of the sharks to pelagic habitats or movement of pelagic prey into. Thus, marine animals face problems of an analysis of serum osmolarity partitioning of body fluids in the lake nicaragua shark and three marine sharks science. Assessing the effectiveness of a large marine protected area for reef shark analysis of shark movements and the national science foundation's.
Csiro researchers working with australian and new zealand scientists in the national environmental science program have used world-first genetic analysis to investigate white shark populations the results of this project, published on thursday in the journal scientific reports, are the first estimates of white shark adult population size, trend. Rationally, however, the fear of sharks makes little sense, says david ropeik, an expert on risk analysis and harvard professor he likes to point out that more people are attacked by cows than sharks.
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