TITLE

A gentle shark basks in obscurity

AUTHOR(S)
Logan, Jenny
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Earth Island Journal;Winter93/94, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Pelagic Shark Research Foundation's (PSRF) effort to change the public's attitude toward sharks and protect them from the threat of extinction. Efforts to control the slaughter and harassment of basking shark by the commercial and sport-fishing industry; Use of a tag-and-release program to track shark populations; Sponsorship of an bi-annual shark conference.
ACCESSION #
9611114102

 

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