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Apex Predator Health is Crucial to Healthy Ocean Ecosystems

"Sharks are crucial in maintaining the health of the World's Oceans, which are the life support of our planet. We must increase public awareness of the shark's vital role in the marine ecosystem if we are to save the tens of millions of sharks that are senselessly slaughtered each year for their fins." - excerpt from Shark Research Committee website. Report Pacific Coast shark attacks or encounters here.

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