Future of the Environment

Study finds sharks are ‘functionally extinct’ in 20% of reefs observed

This decline has occurred largely due to destructive and unsustainable fishing techniques. Image: REUTERS/Ben Nelms

Johnny Wood

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Overfishing is reducing some shark populations to low levels. Image: REUTERS/Ben Nelms

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