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Wrangling Sharks in the Caribbean

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Planning an effective marine preserve requires careful consideration of the many—and sometimes divergent—needs of plant, animal, and human communities.

This is why a team of researchers traveled to the Caribbean to gain a better understanding of one large group of apex predators: sharks.

READ THE FULL STORY: Researchers Wrangle Sharks in the Bahamas to Improve Marine Preserves