Calling All Sharks!

September 2007
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;9/21/2007, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p2
The article focuses on a project that involved counting the number of sharks that swim in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Canada. Scientists caught around 1,000 sharks, including porbeagle sharks which were once in danger of becoming extinct. Tags were placed on the female sharks before releasing them back into the ocean to allow the scientists to monitor the sharks.


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