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Sharks Are Often Killed On Accident. Here's A Way to Fix It.

Special | 5m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

As some shark species recover, humans are having more interactions with them, from beachgoers to commercial fishers. Catching a shark accidentally is a headache for fishermen. Plus, sharks often die in the process. Bycatch is one of the leading causes of shark death worldwide. But researchers are trying out new ways to deter sharks from a baited hook.

Aired: 03/15/22

Rating: NR

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