Shark Week

Twitter Avatar Shark Week is an annual, week-long TV programming block at the Discovery Channel, which features programming focused on … sharks. Featured annually, in July and/or early August, it was originally devoted to conservation efforts and correcting misconceptions about sharks. Key Links go.discovery.com/tv-shows/shark-week 2019 Schedule @SharkWeek Embedded Tweets Shark Week at @GVRcasino pic.twitter.com/nTvDsp4mE8 — …

Sharks Links

Buzzwords Links related to sharks presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @IUCNShark @brasildeovelhas @WhySharksMatter @JUST_SHARKS @SharkAdvocates @alexhofford @Divers4sharks @cites4sharks @AndyCornishH @NickDulvy @annaoposa @TheSharkStanley @SharkTrustUK Headlines http://theterramarproject.org/thedailycatch/study-finds-florida-sharks-worth-much-alive-dead/http://www.int-res.com/abstracts/meps/v567/p173-184 – https://twitter.com/seadarcy/status/841333834360614912 http://arstechnica.com/science/2016/12/how-the-ancient-maya-brought-sharks-to-the-jungle Secret Life of Sharks CITES is a Conservation Organization…not a Trade Organization! – Shark Research Institute http://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/western-cape/sharks-go-missing-in-gansbaai-1977297 The truth about sharks: Far from being ‘killing machines’, …

Sharks

Buzzwords Sharks (superorder Selachimorpha) are fish with a full cartilaginous skeleton and a highly streamlined body. What’s older than sharks? Almost nothing. Sharks have been swimming in the ocean for more than 400 million years. They predate practically everything that has a spine, including humans and dinosaurs. – 100 Shark Facts Translating: Sharks Spanish: Tiburones …

Sharks, Parks and Whales

LIVE WEBCAST! Divers for Sharks and partner organizations hosts a side-event at the 13th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP13) to discuss NON-EXTRACTIVE uses of marine wildlife and Marine Protected Areas. If you are not in Cancún, tune in for the live webcast on the Divers for Sharks’ Facebook Page page Tuesday …

#citescop18

Parties at CITES #CoP17 accepted offer by Government of Sri Lanka to host CITES‘ #CoP18 in 2019. Embedded Tweets Parties at CITES #CoP17 accepted offer by Government of Sri Lanka to host @CITES #CoP18 in 2019 pic.twitter.com/iQCbk3IGXE — CITES (@CITES) October 4, 2016 Wondering where the #lions will be at #CoP18 #CITESCOP18https://t.co/YraUXJfjfM @CITES @John_CITES @CBDNews @IUCN_CEC #biodiversity …

Livestreaming in the USA: Virtual Park Circuit

US national parks deserve kudos for making the most of live, unscripted videos. Check out the list of parks on Periscope! Today — On August 22 National Park Service sites across the country will begin the week’s celebration of the service’s centennial by using Facebook Live to explore innovation, one park at a time. This ‘virtual park …