Whale Shark – Shark of the month

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The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is a slow-moving filter feeding shark and the largest known shark species. The largest confirmed individual had a length of 12.65 m (41.50 ft) and a weight of more than 21.5 metric tons. Unconfirmed reports of considerably larger whale sharks exist. Claims of individuals over 14 m long and weighing at least 30 …

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2nd Quarter Update 2014

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Need to catch up? Read the Shark Guardian 1st Quarter Update for 2014 It has been a very exciting 2nd quarter of 2014 for Shark Guardian. In April 2014 we celebrated Earth Week with a tour of International schools in Bangkok and Chiang Mai giving talks about shark and marine conservation. …

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