19 Feb '12, 2pm

The tail of the thresher shark accounts for 1/3 of its total body weight! #SpeciesOfTheDay

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. Adopt a Species Make a symbolic species adoption to help save some of the world's most endangered animals from extinction and support WWF's conservation efforts. Select from over 100 species Loading... About Species of the Day WWF and ARKive have partnered to launch Species of the Day to promote awareness of and to emphasize the importance of conserving the planet’s biodiversity. A different species will be featured each day, building environmental awareness through imagery. Check back daily and follow @worldwildlife on Twitter to follow this new feature. About WWF's Partnership with ARKive ARKive ’s mission is to promote the conservation of the world's threatened species, through the power of wildlife imagery. Given that WWF’s mission is the conservation of nature, including ...

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Wicked!!!! :) “@divefinatic: Shark Guardian UK ...

projectaware.org 18 Feb '12, 2pm

During 2011, Brendon Sing worked his way across Asia, speaking with international schools, national environmental conferen...

Dead 1.56m shark, whose stomach had been sliced...

straitstimes.com 20 Feb '12, 3am

(THE YOMIURI SHIMBUN/ ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A dead shark was found near an entrance of Yoyogi Park in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo, ...

How To Run Your PPC Accounts Like A Project

How To Run Your PPC Accounts Like A Project

searchengineland.com 20 Feb '12, 2pm

Managing PPC accounts can be overwhelming. There is so much to-do, and no one ever has enough time. This leads most people...

The #SpeciesOfTheDay can swing through the tree...

worldwildlife.org 22 Feb '12, 3pm

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. Adopt a Species Make a s...

new #species #discovery

new #species #discovery

rafflesmuseum.wordpress.com 21 Feb '12, 9am

They are here at the invitation of the museum to study hermit crab material collected from the PANGLAO 2004 and 2005 exped...

3 marine life experts say that it makes no sens...

straitstimes.com 17 Feb '12, 1am

It may be politically incorrect, but three marine life experts said at a forum on Thursday that it makes no sense to ban t...

Here is a shark swallowing another shark

Here is a shark swallowing another shark

grist.org 15 Feb '12, 3pm

Researchers from the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies took this picture of a shar...

Revealed: the new species threatened by deep-sea mining:

Revealed: the new species threatened by deep-se...

theecologist.org 20 Feb '12, 1pm

The SW Indian Ridge is an ultra-slow spreading ridge, meaning there is less volcanic activity in the area. As a result, ve...

Obama in hot water for stopping to buy dim sum at Chinese restaurant which served shark's fin

Obama in hot water for stopping to buy dim sum ...

straitstimes.com 18 Feb '12, 12am

It was the sort of visit made for cameras, but President Barack Obama's stop at a Chinese restaurant came under scrutiny o...

Shark Fin Suppliers Sue California Over Fin Ban

Shark Fin Suppliers Sue California Over Fin Ban

treehugger.com 17 Feb '12, 2pm

California's ban of the sale and trade of shark fins was not without controversy . And now, it is not without protest. Ear...

Banning shark’s fin not the solution: experts

sg.news.yahoo.com 17 Feb '12, 7am

As long as there is a huge demand for shark fin, (and the price of Shark fin is high), there would be a huge supply. Many ...