Monday, May 3, 2010

India and Whale Sharks - Research

Good news from India and Veraval (Gujarat).

We have been following Indian efforts to protect and conserve whale shark populations off this coast for a while now.-

This week researchers re-acquired a previously identified whale shark releasing it from a net it was trapped in.

Efforts in Gujarat to bring tourism to the region with these gentle giants is a multi act affair with input from NGO's, private business, and the global whale shark database managed by ECOCEAN.

Complete story here.

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