Author Archives: jbrunnschweiler

Characteristics of the shark fisheries of Fiji

Characteristics of the shark fisheries of Fiji published in Scientific Reports a few days ago really is Kerstin’s work! Kerstin has taken on the challenge to collect the data for her Masters thesis in Fiji. With the help of Beqa … Continue reading

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Of Shark & Man

Congratulations to David Diley for his masterpiece Of Shark & Man! Much more on this on Mike’s blog. And thanks, David, for sending these questions!

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Shark attacks and shark diving

See here. Background and summary on Mike’s blog.

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Bull shark teeth

First watch this. And then read this:¬†Characterizing the bull shark Carcharhinus leucas habitat¬†in Fiji by the chemical and isotopic compositions of their teeth. See also on Mike’s blog.

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Shark Reef Marine Reserve – it’s done!!!

This is a big, big day for shark conservation in Fiji (and in general)! The Shark Reef Marine Reserve is now a National Marine Park. Thank you Mike! Details here.

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Know your instruments

Happy to share this with you: Know your instruments: ensuring that depth and temparture data from pop-up satellite archival tags are reported correctly. The supplementary files can be found here.

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Shark fishing and tourism

First read this: Global economic value of shark ecotourism: implications for conservation. Then this. More, as always, on Mike’s blog.¬†

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