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X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
X-Ray Mag #62 - Sep 2014
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Philippines

Malapascua Island - Where thresher sharks roam

X-Ray Magazine article |  
As picture perfect as Malapascua is, in a nation of 7,107 palm tree fringed islands, 2.5km long Malapascua wouldn’t be on anyone’s radar were it not for the thresher sharks that treat the island like a spa.

Thresher shark experience

X-Ray Magazine article |  
The fox shark, also called the common thresher shark, lives usually at depths of over 200 meters and it is sighted only rarely. This is the main reason, we don’t know very much about these animals, and there is very little good visual documentation showing thresher sharks up close on camera.

Philippine Airlines (PAL) says it has stopped flying shark fin cargoes

Article citing other sources |  
Philippine Airlines joins a number of other Asia-Pacific carriers in taking a stand for marine conservation.

Donsol whale sharks make comeback

article |  
Philippines tourist town reports rise in shark numbers

Siren Fleet providing support in wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan

Press releases |  
On Friday 15th November the Philippines Siren arrived in Malapascua to deliver 15 tons of food and supplies to the islanders.

Dive4Photos Anilao Photo Workshop with Alex Tyrrell & Mike Bartick

Press releases |  
A special Digital Photo Workshop at Crystal Blue Dive Resort

Grounded US Navy minesweeper removed from Tubbataha reef

Article citing other sources |  
The last major part of the minesweeper USS Guardian has now been completely removed from a protected coral reef in the Philippines where it ran aground in January.

Chinese fishing vessel runs aground on Tubbataha

article |  
Incident is second to occur in Philippines World Heritage site this year

US Navy minesweeper runs aground on Tubbataha Reef

article |  
Approximately 1000 square metres of Philippines World Heritage site damaged

Naïve fish: easy targets for spear fishers

Article citing other sources |  
Big fish that have grown up in marine reserves don’t seem to know enough to avoid fishers armed with spear guns waiting outside the reserve.
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