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Sharks, should the Marine Protected Areas be extended?

Climate Change is causing major changes in the distribution of marine organisms.

Great White Shark. Image — Wikimedia Commons.

Marine protected areas, MPAs, conserve shark populations by restricting fishing and protecting their habitats, if they are suitably located. Australia has had MPAs for eighty years and has one of the largest networks of MPAs. Well…

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