"When a coastal region has a great white shark problem, it generally means that a clear and present danger exists for water users," but "Right now, every surfer/thrill seeker with a GoPro is going out to Manhattan Beach and trying to film them, ride them, and catch them on hook and line," said Christopher Lowe, a Cal State Long Beach professor and white shark expert. "

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Leopard sharks flourishing in south San Francisco Bay as wetlands are restored
Nice article about a local predator and the recovery of San Francisco Bay Area’s wetlands. I studied these beautiful animals in La Jolla, California. The article discusses a diet study method, gastric lavage, first used with leopards as a project developed by Mark Royer and our team at SIO. It also does a nice job of pointing out “in any natural area, when large predators come back, that’s good news.”
Read Full Article: http://goo.gl/aVQ36j
Only issue? Paul Rogers attempts to convey leopard sharks’ docile behaviour by stating “Unlike their great-white cousins, leopard sharks don’t eat people.” Neither shark eats people. “Bite” is a better word choice.
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Leopard sharks flourishing in south San Francisco Bay as wetlands are restored

Nice article about a local predator and the recovery of San Francisco Bay Area’s wetlands. I studied these beautiful animals in La Jolla, California. The article discusses a diet study method, gastric lavage, first used with leopards as a project developed by Mark Royer and our team at SIO. It also does a nice job of pointing out “in any natural area, when large predators come back, that’s good news.”

Read Full Article: http://goo.gl/aVQ36j

Only issue? Paul Rogers attempts to convey leopard sharks’ docile behaviour by stating “Unlike their great-white cousins, leopard sharks don’t eat people.” Neither shark eats people. “Bite” is a better word choice.

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