Report from Western Australia on The Shark Cull – Part 1/3

This is the First of a Three-part Field Report on the Shark Cull in Western Australia  PART ONE:    MAKING CONNECTIONS Four months having passed since the scheduled hiatus of the controversial shark cull in Western Australia, and with deadline looming on whether or not to extend, amend, or simply … Read more about Report from Western Australia on The Shark Cull – Part 1/3

Cookiecutter Shark

Isistius brasiliensis WHAT TO LOOK FOR A small cigar-shaped shark with a very short bulbous snout. The shark has suctorial lips, its dorsal fins are set far back, and it has a large, nearly symmetrical paddle-shaped caudal fin with a long ventral lobe. COLOR Medium grey or grey-brown with … Read more about Cookiecutter Shark