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Here are 7 key shark habitats that need conservation now:

7 Key Shark Habitats That Need Conservation Now Photo: USFWS Pacific /Creative Commons Life isn't a walk in the park -- or a swim in the surf -- for sharks: They're threatened not only by fisheries, the shark finning industry, and pollution, but they're also saddled with a terrible reputation. In reality, these apex predators are key to the health of the entire ocean, because as their numbers change, so do the behaviors, feeding habits, and populations of every creature underneath them in the food chain, from seals to sea grass. And if we're going to be serious about shark conservation efforts, it doesn't just mean banning shark finning -- although that would be a good start. We have to also look at the other places key to sharks' survival: the mangroves that offer a place for baby sharks to thrive, the sea mounts that are home to plenty of food, the seal rookeries that of...

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