Pregnant sharks and rays likely to abort their young if captured – The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/nov/02/pregnant-sharks-and-rays-likely-to-abort-their-young-if-caught

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Sale and trade of shark fins to continue in Florida, despite threat to ecosystem, tourism | jacksonville.com

Environmentalists sighed in disappointment after a Florida Senate bill banning the sale and trade of shark fins was amended last week, weakening its original intent.

Source : Sale and trade of shark fins to continue in Florida, despite threat to ecosystem, tourism | Jacksonville News, Sports and Entertainment | jacksonville.com

How do you Transform a Shark-Finning Camp into a Nursery for Baby Sharks? – Mission Blue

 

Source : How do you Transform a Shark-Finning Camp into a Nursery for Baby Sharks? – Mission Blue

Study Finds Preliminary Recovery Of Coastal Sharks In Southeast Us – Oceanleadership

A new analysis of population trends among coastal sharks of the southeast U.S. shows that all but one of the seven species studied are increasing in abundance. The gains follow enactment of fishing regulations in the early 1990s after decades of declining shark numbers.

Source : Study Finds Preliminary Recovery Of Coastal Sharks In Southeast Us

Hammerhead shark migration gives new hope for conservation (Constantine Alexander’s Journal)

A thorough understanding of movement patterns of a species is critical for designing effective conservation and management initiatives.

Source : Hammerhead shark migration gives new hope for conservation (Constantine Alexander’s Journal)

La sortie de la légende du surf Kelly Slater sur les requins à la Réunion fait des vagues | Libre(s) glisse(s)

Un commentaire prônant le « shark cull » posté sur Instagram par le Floridien à la suite de la mort d’un bodyboadeur attaqué par un requin à la Réunion enflamme la Toile.

Source : La sortie de la légende du surf Kelly Slater sur les requins à la Réunion fait des vagues | Libre(s) glisse(s)

Large marine protected areas effectively protect reef shark populations – Science Daily

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/01/170131145648.htm 

Walking Sharks at Risk – Scientific American Blog Network

New research reveals that the distributions for these nine striking species are much smaller than we previously assumed

Source : Walking Sharks at Risk – Scientific American Blog Network

Kiribati sets up shark sanctuary | Radio New Zealand News

Kiribati has set up a large shark sanctuary to help protect the species across much of the central Pacific.

Source : Kiribati sets up shark sanctuary | Radio New Zealand News

Sharks and rays win new protections at global wildlife summit | Environment | The Guardian

Cites votes for new measures to control the trade in silky and thresher sharks, hunted for their fins, and devil rays, whose gills are prized as a medicinal ‘cure’

Source : Sharks and rays win new protections at global wildlife summit | Environment | The Guardian