Colin Simpfendorfer
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Colin A Simpfendorfer


Prof Colin Simpfendorfer is the Director of the Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture. He has more than 25 years of experience in researching sharks, and has published extensively in the scientific literature on shark biology, ecology, fisheries and conservation. His expertise on sharks has been recognized by his appointment as the Co-Chair of the IUCN’s Shark Specialist Group and as the Chair of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority’s Shark Resource Assessment Group.

Aquaculture, Fisheries & Fish Science Ecology Marine Biology

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James Cook University
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture

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Sympathy for the devil: a conservation strategy for devil and manta rays

March 14th, 2017
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