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South Africa Shark Conservancy

Old Harbour Museum, Market Square, Marine Drive, Hermanus, South Africa

Region Active




Shark research, Marine research, Protection of marine life


Working together with government, industry and the non-profit sectors, SASC aims at developing a responsible co-management approach to the exploitation of elasmobranchs and other living marine resources. Their research facility, based in Hermanus, South Africa, is dedicated to conducting research on the biology and life-history of sharks, marine ecology and fishery interactions

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