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Large-Scale Absence of Sharks on Reefs in the Greater-Caribbean: A Footprint of Human Pressures

  • Christine A. Ward-Paige mail,

    globalshark@gmail.com

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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  • Camilo Mora,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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  • Heike K. Lotze,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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  • Christy Pattengill-Semmens,

    Affiliation: Reef Environmental Education Foundation, Key Largo, Florida, United States of America

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  • Loren McClenachan,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

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  • Ery Arias-Castro,

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Ransom A. Myers †

    † Deceased.

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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  • Published: August 05, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0011968
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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