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Fact sheet: Towards a national population assessment for white sharks

Fact sheet: Towards a national population assessment for white sharks

Towards a national population assessment for white sharks N.J. Bax, Marine Biodiversity Hub ( Sept 2015 ) A unique combination of acoustic tagging and genetic and statistical analysis is contributing to the first evidence-based estimates of white shark population size and status in Australia. White sharks are listed as vulnerable under the Commonwealth Environment Protection

Fact sheet: Exploring the status of Australia’s hammerhead sharks

Fact sheet: Exploring the status of Australia’s hammerhead sharks

Exploring the status of Australia’s hammerhead sharks N.J. Bax, Marine Biodiversity Hub ( July 2015 ) Scientists are reviewing a raft of information about hammerhead sharks to provide a basis for better understanding and protecting these unique and susceptible species. Information on the status of Australian hammerhead shark populations is needed to support Australian and

FAO Report: State of the global market for shark products

FAO Report: State of the global market for shark products

State of the global market for shark products Authors: Felix Dent, Shelley Clarke Year of publication: 2015 Publisher: FAO ABSTRACT: This publication is intended to complement and inform the International Plan of Action for the Conservation and Management of Sharks, developed in 1998 to address concerns over possible negative effects of increased shark catches on

Report: Spurdog Bycatch Data in the North Minch Fishery, Scotland

Report: Spurdog Bycatch Data in the North Minch Fishery, Scotland

Fox, C. (2015) Collection of bycatch data for spurdog (Squalus acanthias) in the North Minch fishery: Report of Fishing Industry Science Alliance (FISA) Project 02/13 Report presenting new data on the levels of spurdog bycatch, locations of by-catch and biological information in terms of the sizes and sex of the fish caught in order to

Presentation: UK Project on Spurdog and the Landing Obligation

Presentation: UK Project on Spurdog and the Landing Obligation

PowerPoint Presentation: Aligning Spurdog Management with the Landing Obligation under the reformed Common Fisheries Policy NWWAC, Edinburgh, 7th July 2015 PDF – DOWNLOAD  

European Red List of Marine Fishes

European Red List of Marine Fishes

Published by the European Commission This publication has been prepared by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature). European Union, 2015 PDF – DOWNLOAD    

South African Shark Biodiversity Management Plan

South African Shark Biodiversity Management Plan

National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: South African Shark Biodiversity Management Plan No. 38607 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 25 MARCH 2015 PDF – DOWNLOAD    

Pilot study on behaviour of sharks around Saba using acoustic telemetry

Pilot study on behaviour of sharks around Saba using acoustic telemetry

Pilot study on behaviour of sharks around Saba using acoustic telemetry – Progress report 2014 H.V. Winter, D. Vink, I.J.M. van Beek IMARES Report number C026/15 Publication date: 13-2-2015 PDF – DOWNLOAD  

NOAA Fishing restrictions on oceanic whitetip sharks, whale sharks, and silky sharks in the Pacific Ocean

NOAA Fishing restrictions on oceanic whitetip sharks, whale sharks, and silky sharks in the Pacific Ocean

Compliance Guide Fishing Restrictions related to the Oceanic Whitetip Shark, the Silky Shark and the Whale Shark NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Regional Office 2015 PDF – DOWNLOAD    

2013/14 State of the fisheries in Western Australia

2013/14 State of the fisheries in Western Australia

Status reports of the fisheries and aquatic resources of Western Australia 2013/14 Edited by W.J. Fletcher and K. Santoro Produced by the Fisheries Research Division based at the WA Fisheries and Marine Research Laboratories Published by the Department of Fisheries PDF-DOWNLOAD    

Guide: Shark and Ray Handling Practices

Guide: Shark and Ray Handling Practices

Shark and Ray Handling Practices A guide for commercial fishers in southern Australia By the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, 2014 PDF – DOWNLOAD    

Guide: Sharks of the Pisco Province, Peru

Guide: Sharks of the Pisco Province, Peru

Los Tiburones de la Provincia de Pisco ACOREMA, 2014 PDF – DOWNLOAD      

SSACN Newsletter Summer 2014

SSACN Newsletter Summer 2014

Scottish Sea Angling Conservation Network (SSACN) Newsletter – Summer 2014 – PDF – DOWNLOAD    

Commercial Whale Shark Interaction Tours in Ningaloo Marine Park

Commercial Whale Shark Interaction Tours in Ningaloo Marine Park

COMMERCIAL IN-WATER WHALE SHARK INTERACTION TOURS IN NINGALOO MARINE PARK OPERATING FROM TANTABIDDI WESTERN AUSTRALIA PART OF THE NINGALOO COAST WORLD HERITAGE AREA EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION EOI 1 243 2014 EOI Closing Date 3:00pm (WST) Tuesday 16 September 2014 PDF – DOWNLOAD    

Hawaii: Tiger Shark Biology and Movement

Hawaii: Tiger Shark Biology and Movement

Tiger Shark Biology and Movement: A Brief Summary Two-page handout, includes information about the 2012-2013 spike in shark incidents off Maui. State of Hawaiʻi Division of Aquatic Resources PDF-DOWNLOAD