Shark Conservation and the Spiny Dogfish
Tobey Curtis, a NOAA Fisheries shark researcher, talks shark conservation and describes his work with spiny dogfish conservation in the Atlantic Ocean.
Sharks: Best Practices for Catch & Release
Many recreational anglers and tournaments are moving toward the practice of catch and release. Learn about best fishing practices and tackle that help to improve survival rates and the healthy release of sharks back into our oceans.
Shark Conservation and the Apex Predators Program
What are "apex predators" and why do we study them? NOAA Fisheries biologist Nancy Kohler and her team study the basic life history of predators at the top of the food chain, like sharks, to ensure long-term sustainability of the species.
Sustainable Sport Fishing for Thresher Sharks
NOAA Fisheries scientists are working shoulder to shoulder with anglers off the coast of Southern California to find science based solutions to equip recreational anglers with the information they need to address today's conservation challenges.