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Many Shark Species are Near Extinction
- "While some may feel that sharks prey on humans, in fact, the opposite is more accurate, with many shark species are on the verge of disappearing to large scale exploitation by humans. The main problem today is overfishing, as the demand for shark fins and cartilage in the international market continues to rise." - excerpt from article on earth.com.
Coastal Factoids Archive
This archive contains all of the Surfider Foundation's Coastal Factoids from August of 2001 to the present.
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