Introduction to Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Research, and Conservation, Part B.

@article{Larson2017IntroductionTN,
  title={Introduction to Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Research, and Conservation, Part B.},
  author={Shawn E. Larson and Dayv Lowry},
  journal={Advances in marine biology},
  year={2017},
  volume={78},
  pages={
          1-8
        }
}
Sharks are iconic, sometimes apex, predators found in every ocean. Because of their ecological role as predators and concern over the stability of their populations, there has been an increasing amount of work focused on shark conservation around the world in recent decades. The populations of sharks that reside in the Northeast Pacific (NEP) Ocean bordering the west coast of the United States reside in one of the most economically and ecologically important oceanic regions in the world. Volume… CONTINUE READING

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