Hooks equipped with magnets can increase catches of blue shark (Prionace glauca) by longline fishery

@inproceedings{Porsmoguer2015HooksEW,
  title={Hooks equipped with magnets can increase catches of blue shark (Prionace glauca) by longline fishery},
  author={Sebasti{\'a}n Biton Porsmoguer and Daniela Bǎnaru and Charles F. Boudouresque and Ivan Dekeyser and Christophe Almarcha},
  year={2015}
}
Abstract Blue shark ( Prionace glauca ) populations are decreasing worldwide and the species is currently classified as near threatened. However, it is the main species caught by the Spanish and Portuguese longline fisheries; and blue shark is specifically targeted by a part of these fleets in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean. Sharks are well known to be able to detect electric fields in the microvolt range and this sense has been proposed to provide a mechanism to detect the earth's magnetic… CONTINUE READING