Some Sharks Give Birth Where Their Moms Did

Since the early 1990’s, biologist Samuel Gruber and his colleagues have suspected that some coastal shark species may return to their birthplace to breed – a behavior termed “natal philopatry”.  They suspected this because they had observed some… Read More
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As States Protect Sharks, U.S. Feds Nonsensically Insist On Continued Finning

Over the last decade, the U.S. has been one of the world leaders in shark conservation. But now U.S. shark conservation could take a step backwards. Since 2000, the U.S. has banned shark finning – the cruel practice… Read More
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