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100 Million Sharks Killed Annually, Report Says


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, sharks )

Cher Away
- 539 days ago - greenerideal.com
When most people think of sharks, they think of a human predator but the reality is quite different--humans are the shark predators. While the media reported 12 shark deaths, according to National Geographic, in 2011, a new report published in the journal



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Barbara D. (95)
Friday March 8, 2013, 6:56 am
Incredibly disturbing! Human greed causing the predictable extinction of species.
 

kye j. (41)
Friday March 8, 2013, 12:24 pm
Humans are most definately the most repulsive species
 

Ruth S. (307)
Friday March 8, 2013, 1:11 pm
Very sad picture.
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Friday March 8, 2013, 2:36 pm
The sharks, as key predators, there depletion has risks for the health of the ocean's entire ecosystem.
Noted. Thank You Cher.
Just a couple of days ago, off the coast of Florida, they spotted thousands of sharks (smaller sized). Apparently they do this every year. Hope none of them get killed!!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Friday March 8, 2013, 3:36 pm
And not a nation is doing a damn thing about it.
 

Laura H. (880)
Friday March 8, 2013, 7:54 pm
Sick, sad, greedy, inhumane, disgusting, EVIL...

 

Carol H. (229)
Tuesday March 12, 2013, 5:25 am
very sadly noted
 
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