Ok, so admittedly I hate sharks because I’m afraid of them, but sharks are indeed endangered, and commercial fishing is harmful to their populations. These were all caught as “bycatch”, meaning that they accidentally got scooped up in the nets, and will be discarded.
Graduate student Paul Clerkin spent 2 months with a commercial fishing crew in the Indian Ocean that fished at about 6,500 feet.
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