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Shark Alert High in Gold Coast
Animals  (tags: Shark, aler, t high, Gold Coast )

Agnes
- 2379 days ago - bigpondnews.com
Summer is only around the corner, but Queenslanders are on high alert after a record-breaking tiger shark was caught off Main Beach on the Gold Coast yesterday.
Glowing Shark Wears Cloak of Invisibility
Animals  (tags: Shark, invisibility, biology, ecology )

Suzane
- 2451 days ago - news.discovery.com
The splendid lantern shark, which lives very deep in the ocean, can glow in the dark.The bioluminescence facilitates the small shark in mating, schooling and other behaviors.
What's Behind This Summer's Shark Encounters?
Animals  (tags: shark, water, chumming )

Suzane
- 2451 days ago - news.discovery.com
Humans and great white sharks have experienced multiple close encounters this summer.Our presence in the water, shark migration patterns, and "chumming" (attracting sharks with bait) help to explain the incidents.
Bahamas Turns Nearly 250,000 Sq Miles Of Ocean Into Permanent Shark Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: Bahamas, shark )

Suzane
- 2480 days ago - treehugger.com
The Bahamas is the latest in a string of countries that are putting shark conservation at the top of the priority list.
UK Shark Fin Ban - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, shark, shark fins, shark finning, fish, marine animals, United Kingdom, humans, shark fin trade, killing, ethics, protection, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 2600 days ago - gopetition.com
Shark finning is the barbaric act of removing the fins from a live shark and then dumping the fish back into the oceans where it suffers an agonising death. The fins are then used in the production of Shark Fin Soup.
SHARK Wins Federal Lawsuit to Have Troy Gentry Tame-Bear-Killing Video Released
Animals  (tags: tame bear chubby, shark, animal rights organisation, lawsuit, video of scum troy gentry viciously kill, horrific cruelty )

Simone
- 2732 days ago - all-creatures.org
When Troy Gentry, of the country music duo Montgomery Gentry, pled guilty to a crime resulting from the horrendous slaughter of a tame bear inside a one-acre electrified enclosure, he probably thought that everyone would soon forget about his cowardly
Poacher Killed By Great White Shark
Animals  (tags: wildlife, shark, poacher eaten )

Jill
- 2763 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The fisherman was among a group of 12 poachers who had tried to swim to safety after spotting the shark in shallow waters.
Virgin Birth: Sharks' Secret Survival Trick
Animals  (tags: animals, shark, parthenogenesis )

Leslie
- 2912 days ago - newscientist.com
CAN'T find a mate? Try parthenogenesis. The type of asexual reproduction may be part of an extreme survival strategy for sharks.In parthenogenesis, females' eggs start dividing without being fertilised. This produces daughters that are genetically similar
Shark Fins Traced to Home Waters Using DNA -- A First
Animals  (tags: Shark, Home Water, DNA )

Nancy
- 3053 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Many of the hammerhead sharks that are butchered to feed Asian demand for shark-fin soup start their lives in American waters, a new forensic study shows.
Hammerhead Sharks Have "Human" Vision
Animals  (tags: Shark, T-shape, Hammerhead )

Nancy
- 3061 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Hammerhead sharks' distinctive T-shaped heads give the predators human-like vision, according to a new study.
Shark Fins Traced to Endangered Populations
Animals  (tags: Shark, DNA, Chinese delicacy )

Nancy
- 3062 days ago - news.discovery.com
For the first time, DNA tools have successfully pinpointed the geographic origin of shark fins sold dried in markets to satisfy the demand for shark fin soup, a Chinese delicacy.
Shark Jobs: Nature's Dirty Work
Animals  (tags: Shark, dirty Work, Ferries )

Nancy
- 3070 days ago - livescience.com
They might all look like troublemakers, but most sharks have a grander purpose - or at least a useful one - beyond scaring surfers. Some eat gross things or serve as ferries to total suckers.
Dead Dolphin Found at Hollywood Beach Near Michigan Street -- South Florida Sun-Sentinel.Com
Animals  (tags: dolphin, alligator, death, discovery, shark, necropsy, biologist )

Raffi
- 3137 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A dead bottlenose dolphin that was bitten by a shark and a decomposed alligator possibly dumped in a canal were found on a mile-long stretch of Hollywood beach this morning. The dolphin was found about 6 a.m. by beach maintenance officials on the
Stone Eating Shark Dies at Anglesey Sea Zoo
Animals  (tags: Anglesey Sea Zoo, marine wildlife, shark, stone eating, death, endangered, extinction, protection, sadness )

Jacquelin
- 3340 days ago - dailypost.co.uk
A SHARK died after eating stones in the bottom of her tank at Anglesey Sea Zoo. Staff at the attraction in Brynsiencyn called it a 'mystery'. They tested the other sharks using ultra sound equipment for research. Managing partner Frankie Hobro sa
Luckiest Surfer Survives Shark Body-Slam
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, bodyslam, endangered, extinction, protection, habitat, humans )

Jacquelin
- 3341 days ago - news.com.au
GLEN Lockery reckons he must be one of the luckiest men alive after surviving a body-slam by a shark. The predator came at him from the deep before disappearing into murky post-flood surf at Shelly Beach near Port Macquarie at about 5pm last Wednesday.

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