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Complex Movements, Philopatry and Expanded Depth Range of a Severely Threatened Pelagic Shark, the Oceanic Whitetip (Carcharhinus longimanus) in the Western North Atlantic

  • Lucy A. Howey-Jordan,

    Affiliation: Microwave Telemetry, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Edward J. Brooks,

    Affiliation: Shark Research and Conservation Program, Cape Eleuthera Institute, Eleuthera, The Bahamas

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  • Debra L. Abercrombie,

    Affiliation: Abercrombie & Fish, Miller Place, New York, United States of America

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  • Lance K. B. Jordan,

    Affiliation: Microwave Telemetry, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Annabelle Brooks,

    Affiliation: Shark Research and Conservation Program, Cape Eleuthera Institute, Eleuthera, The Bahamas

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  • Sean Williams,

    Affiliation: Shark Research and Conservation Program, Cape Eleuthera Institute, Eleuthera, The Bahamas

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  • Emily Gospodarczyk,

    Affiliation: Microwave Telemetry, Inc., Columbia, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Demian D. Chapman mail

    demian.chapman@stonybrook.edu

    Affiliation: School of Marine and Atmospheric Science & Institute for Ocean Conservation Science, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: February 20, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056588
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 23 Feb 2013 at 01:16 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: BBC News
Title: “BBC Nature - Endangered sharks return to Bahamas 'home'”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/natu...

Publication: E! Science News
Title: “New research on migratory behavior of oceanic whitetip sharks can help shape conservation strategies | e! Science News”
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Publication: Eureka Alert
Title: “New research on migratory behavior of oceanic whitetip sharks can help shape conservation strategies”
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Publication: French Tribune
Title: “Whitetips Sharks Return to Protected Bahamas Water | French Tribune”
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Publication: NBC News Science
Title: “Whitetip sharks travel amazing distances from home - Science”
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Publication: News Point Africa
Title: “Researcher Calls for Fueling Extensive Study on Whitetip Sharks | NewsPoint Africa”
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Publication: Science AAAS
Title: “Shark of the High Seas Actually a Homebody - ScienceNOW”
http://news.sciencemag.or...

Publication: Science World Report
Title: “Tracking Endangered Whitetip Sharks: They're Actually Homebodies : Nature & Environment : Science World Report”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 09 Mar 2013 at 00:23 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Scientific American
Title: “5 Shark Species May Gain Protection Boost from New Findings: Scientific American”
http://www.scientificamer...

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