Shark Mystery: Where Have South Africa’s Great Whites Gone?

Posted In Ecosystem Destruction, Inform
Aug
19

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CapeTown, South Africa. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care.

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The world’s most famous sharks are the great whites off Cape Town, featured in the popular “Air Jaws” series. But now these sharks have mostly gone missing, and some experts blame a fishery for depleting the smaller sharks that the great whites feed on…

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