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Article: South African shark diving roils up a bloody argument

Article: South African shark diving roils up a bloody argument

PDF File (scan) of an article published in ‘ The Wenatchee World ‘ on 28 July 2011. PDF Download.      

Habitat Preference of Juvenile Lemon Sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in South Eleuthera, Bahamas

Habitat Preference of Juvenile Lemon Sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) in South Eleuthera, Bahamas

by Georgianna Anderson, Samantha Essig, Nick Manning, Brett McQuaide, Caroline Schoen, Anne Vetter. Advisors: Ian Hamilton and Al Pickard. PDF – Download      

Deep-Sea Shark Species for Consideration of a Cites Listing

Deep-Sea Shark Species for Consideration of a Cites Listing

Twenty-fifth meeting of the Animals Committee Geneva, (Switzerland), 18-22 July 2011 DEEP-SEA SHARK SPECIES FOR CONSIDERATION OF A CITES LISTING This  information document (link to pdf below) has been submitted by the CITES Secretariat at the request of the Pew Environment Group. Deep-sea shark species are extremely vulnerable to overexploitation, deep-sea fisheries are largely unregulated,

Discussion paper for Grey Nurse Shark Protection in NSW Australia

Discussion paper for Grey Nurse Shark Protection in NSW Australia

Published in May 2011 by NSW  Government – Department of Primary Industries. This discussion paper has been prepared to form the basis for community consultation on the future of grey nurse shark protection arrangements in NSW. The paper reviews the conservation history and status of grey nurse sharks and sets out some of the current

CITES Sharks on the Agenda of the 25th Meeting of the Animals Committee

CITES Sharks on the Agenda of the 25th Meeting of the Animals Committee

19 July 2011 Twenty-fifth meeting of the Animals Committee Geneva (Switzerland), 18-22 July 2011   Links to PDF-Downloads : Conservation and management of sharks Report on the implementation of NPOA-Sharks and regional plans, and on relevant information from the range States. Annex 2 (in the language in which the documents were submitted): Annex 2 –

CMS: Proposal for Inclusion of Giant Manta Ray in Appendix I and II

CMS: Proposal for Inclusion of Giant Manta Ray in Appendix I and II

Conference of the Parties to CMS November 2011, Bergen, Norway. the Government of Ecuador has submitted the following proposal for amendment

US Atlantic Shark Commercial Fishery The preliminary landings estimates in metric tons

US Atlantic Shark Commercial Fishery The preliminary landings estimates in metric tons

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES SERVICE 15 July 2011. Atlantic Shark Commercial Fishery – Update The preliminary landings estimates in metric tons (mt) and pounds (lb) dressed weight (dw) for the Atlantic Shark commercial fisheries from January 1, 2011, through June 30, 2011. PDF Download .  

Effects of EMFs from Undersea Power Cables on Elasmobranchs and other Marine Species

Effects of EMFs from Undersea Power Cables on Elasmobranchs and other Marine Species

Published in May 2011. Normandeau, Exponent, T. Tricas, and A. Gill. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Anthropogenic electromagnetic fields (EMFs) have been introduced into the marine environment around the world and from a wide variety of sources for well over a century. Despite this, little is known about potential ecological impacts from EMFs. For decades, power transmission cables

US Federal Register: Endangered Status for the Largetooth Sawfish

US Federal Register: Endangered Status for the Largetooth Sawfish

We, NMFS, issue a final determination to list the largetooth sawfish (Pristis perotteti) as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) of 1973, as amended

Cuba s shark fisheries characterization pilot project

Cuba s shark fisheries characterization pilot project

PowerPoint Presentation by Dr. Consuelo Aguilar Betancourt and Dr. Gaspar Gonzalez Sanson (2011) Cuba’s shark fisheries characterization pilot project PDF – Download    

Shark fisheries monitoring: the importance to study the storage plants dynamic

Shark fisheries monitoring: the importance to study the storage plants dynamic

  PowerPoint Presentation by Juan Carlos Pérez-Jiménez et al. (2011) Monitoreo de las pesquerías de tiburones: la importancia de estudiar la dinámica de las bodegas de acopio Shark fisheries monitoring: the importance to study the storage plants dynamic PDF Download    

Mote Marine Laboratory: Partnerships and Shark Research in Mexico

Mote Marine Laboratory: Partnerships and Shark Research in Mexico

PowerPoint Presentation by Robert E. Hueter, Ph.D. (2011) Mote Marine Laboratory: Partnerships and Shark Research in Mexico PDF Download      

Banning Wire Leaders A practical solution for reducing shark bycatch in pelagic longlines

Banning Wire Leaders  A practical solution for reducing shark bycatch in pelagic longlines

The PEW Environment Group ‘ A practical solution for reducing shark bycatch in pelagic longlines ‘ Banning Wire Leaders PDF – Download    

Shark Research Japanese shark research activities

Shark Research Japanese shark research activities

PowerPoint Presentation by Yasuko Semba, Kotaro Yokawa, and Miki Ogura (2011). Japanese shark research activities in response to recent change of world’s opinions on the fishery stock managements PDF Download    

Florida Shark Management – Public Workshops June/July 2011

Florida Shark Management – Public Workshops June/July 2011

PowerPoint Presentation by Florida Wild and Wildlife Conservation Commission: Shark Management – Public Workshops June/July 2011. PDF Download – here