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A researcher tags a mako shark caught in the ocean.

For sportfishing fanatics and seafood lovers alike, the North Atlantic shortfin mako shark is no longer on the menu. Starting July 5, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration decided to ban fishing for the fastest shark in the world by both commercial and recreational anglers in order to help the species recover from its population […]

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