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Study is part of a contribution to the Consortium's research into the potential of whale-safe hooks.

Hooking mortality of scalloped and great hammerhead sharks caught on bottom longlines #bycatch

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The main threat to the franciscana is bycatch in gillnet fisheries in its native coastal waters of Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay.   

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