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Shark Nets ...

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Should shark Nets be banned?

  • Yes

    Votes: 5 100.0%
  • No

    Votes: 0 0.0%

  • Total voters
    5

SASpearo

Desk Driver
Dec 6, 2001
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And Why I hate them.

Some statistics from the Natal Sharks Board in South Africa:
Sharks Board scientist Sheldon Dudley said about 1 300 sharks are caught in KZN shark nets every year. Only about 15 percent of these are released alive.

Up to 80 dolphins, including a number of rare humpback dolphins, also die in the nets on a yearly basis. About 70 turtles are caught, with only a third released alive, while roughly 300 rays are also netted. Fortunately, they have a much higher survival rate.

For reference, Kwazulu Natal (KZN) is a South African province which covers roughly a third of our coastline. Most of the other two thirds are not netted.

Should Shark Nets be banned?
 

crazyfrenchmen

CW = Crazy'n Wet
Oct 17, 2001
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Their domain

Hi,
the sea is the shark realms, if you dont want them, stay in front of your tv. The sea is a ecosystem where human do not belong, we just abuse it for our own pleasure.
 
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