SHARKS: PREDATORS IN PERIL

Ancient. Powerful. Toothy. Threatened. Sharks have been the inspiration for books, movies and nightmares since humans took to the seas…but they’re way more important than we ever gave them credit. Now that we know, can we save them before it’s too late?!

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Vocabulary List

  • Decimate: to destroy in great numbers or proportions
  • Neurotoxin: a substance poisonous to nerve tissue
  • Dorsal fin: a fin situated on the back of aquatic vertebrates (fish)
  • Transmitter: a device for sending signals or waves