Top 10 Shark Conservation Organizations To Support In 2017

Picture of whale shark and diver by Project Aware. A shark conservation group

Considering the relentless attack on shark populations by humans and other factors, it’s cheering to know that there are organizations that have picked up the gauntlet to fight for, and help, sharks. These top 10 shark conservation groups play a crucial role in keeping a healthy balance in the earth’s oceans.

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The Kavachi Volcano Sharks

Volcano sharks were found living in and around Kavachi an active volcano

If you still think sharks are just like any other sea animal, you may have to think again. The ‘volcano sharks’ are a collection of different species of sharks living, and thriving in the extremely hot and acidic waters surrounding the Kavachi: a highly active submarine volcano. In fact, some of them live right inside the caldera of this active volcano.

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Deep-Sea Ghost Shark Filmed For The First Time

The Pointy-nose ghost shark

The pointy-nosed blue chimaera ghost shark announced its presence with an unexpected but interesting videobombing session a while back. Scientists on a totally unrelated mission stumbled across it while filming deep in the ocean off the coast of California and Hawaii. Here’s what we know about this species.

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