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Rare Whale Shark Photographed Off Gold Coast
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, whale shark, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 1919 days ago -
A WHALE shark has been photographed off the Gold Coast _ the first time in 30 years one of the gentle giants has been seen in southeast Queensland waters. Local fishermen Mark Pease and James Bowden were about to head home when the 6m shark surfaced by
Tennyson Beach Pregnant Shark Was Carrying 20 Puppies
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, puppies, shark fishing, released, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 1923 days ago -
SHARK fisherman Tim, who claims to have landed the 2.5m bronze whaler which washed up on Tennyson beach, has defended sport fishing. And it has been revealed the pregnant shark was carrying 20 puppies. Tim, who declined to give his surname for fear o
Shark, Turtles Snared By Net
Animals  (tags: wildlife, shark, turtles, snared, illegal gill net )

- 2370 days ago -
A hammerhead shark that may have been sighted through the week in the shallows on the Kihei coastline was found dead Thursday in an illegally set gill net off Charley Young Beach. Two turtles were also snared in the net.
Prehistoric Shark In Japan
Animals  (tags: animals, shark, history, pictures )

- 2048 days ago -
A rare prehistoric shark was discovered by local residents in Shizuoka, southwest of Tokyo.
Bertha, New York Aquarium's Oldest Shark, Is Dead
Animals  (tags: shark, aqarium, death, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 2213 days ago -
Bertha, a sand tiger shark who had lived at the New York Aquarium since the 1960s and was believed to be one of the oldest sharks in any aquarium in the world, died on Saturday, the Wildlife Conservation Society announced today.
N.Y. Man Attempts To Shoplift Pet Store Shark
Animals  (tags: new york, marine wildlife, shark, nurse shark, man, stolen from aquarium, endangered, extinction, humans, protection )

- 1923 days ago -
A New York man is accused of going fishing in a pet store aquarium where he caught a $350 shark and smuggled it out of the shop under his jacket. Police say the Freeport man released the contraband shark into his home aquarium, where they say he also k
VIDEO: Daredevil Surfer Hitches a Ride With a Great White Shark... a Fin-Tastic Fake or the Real Deal?
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, shark, surfer, hitching ride, fake or real )

- 1920 days ago -
As stunts go, baiting a Great White Shark to take you for a ride by towing your surfboard is an adrenalin rush unlikely to be matched again. A video purporting to show just this has swept around the world via email in the last few days. But there's j
Welcome to Beautiful Underwater World
Animals  (tags: underwater, fish, oceans, shark, nature )

- 2010 days ago -
70 very nice quality underwater photography
30 'Finned' Sharks Washed Up On New Zealand Beach'
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark, shark fin soup, new zealand, ocean, abused, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, crime, humans, killed, killing, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )

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- 2293 days ago -
In December a New Zealand Department of Conservation ranger came across a gruesome find in the Marlborough Sounds: the bloodied carcasses of 30 sand sharks whose fins had been cut off by commercial fishermen and the bodies thrown back into the sea - some
Whale Sharks in Good Shape - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, shark, whale shark, giants, Ningaloo, western australia )

- 2311 days ago -
THE future for the gigantic whale sharks of the Indian Ocean looks good, according to the results of a recent study. The 12-year study, published in the journal Ecological Applications, contradicts previous findings that the Ningaloo whale shark populatio
Turtle, Shark Found Dead on North Coast
Animals  (tags: oregon, marine wildlife, shark, turtle, washed up on beach, green sea turtle and a salmon shark, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, death, protection )

- 1938 days ago -
Seaside -- A Manzanita family found an unusual treasure during a beach-combing trip Tuesday on the Oregon Coast: a green sea turtle washed ashore in Cannon Beach.The family took the dead turtle and called authorities, said Seaside Aquarium general manager
Jaws Drop as Shark Turns Up on Beach
Animals  (tags: europe, england, scotland, wildlife, sealife, shark, basking shark )

- 2390 days ago -
IT looked more like a scene from Jaws than an average day on peaceful Fisherrow Beach in East Lothian. People enjoying a quiet stroll could not believe their eyes when they saw a three-metre shark lurking in the shallows. The basking shark, which
Shark Washes Up in Oregon With Mystery Parasites
Animals  (tags: oregon, marine wildlife, shark, beached, parasites, salom shark )

- 2028 days ago -
SEASIDE, Ore. (AP) -- A shark that washed up on an Oregon beach was covered with unknown parasites. Seaside Aquarium officials say the 4-foot salmon shark that washed up in the Cannon Beach area Wednesday was covered with a dense layer of parasites in
Shark Commits Suicide on Waterslide
Animals  (tags: bahamas, atlantic resort, marine wildlife, shark, chlorinated water, death, endangered, extinction, humans, protection, sadness, AnimalCruelty )

- 1952 days ago -
There's nothing quite like taking a cool trip down the water slide at the Atlantis Resort in The Bahamas, plunging into the refreshing pool at the end, and ... HOLY CRAP!! THAT'S A SHARK! But it was all too real when hotel staff saw that one of the shark
Showdown at Sea
Animals  (tags: shark, killer whales, attacked, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2289 days ago -
SHARK ATTACK!" Peter Pyle has heard those chilling words hundreds of times. As a biologist, he regularly witnesses the gory end of seals and sea lions ambushed by great whites. But the attack on October 9, 1997, was different: The victim was a shark.

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