Educational Board Great White Shark - 50x70 cm - 170gr paper
Illustration #12 - GREAT WHITE SHARK / VULNERABLE
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This animal can reach 7 meters in length, weigh 2 tons and make speeds up to 40 KM / h. Unfortunately, it seems that its population has fallen by 70% since the 1970s.
The threats to the last specimens are multiple, foremost two devastating fishing practice :
- Aileroning, a practice aimed at raising the shark on the boat, cutting the fins and rejecting it alive, the fins will be used to feed the shark fin soup market in Asia.
- The incidental fishery, the fisherman can see in him a competitor or a bloodthirsty monster, so it does not put it back in the water while there would still be time to save it