A new study by the Australian Marine Sciences Association has found that fish populations in Australia have declined overall by about 33 percent between 2005 and 2015 due to fishing pressure. This is a huge loss of fish life and another good reason to #RestoreParadise and #KeepPlacesWIld by creating #MoreMarineSanctuaries. 🐟🐟🐟 Photo by Danielle Ryan @bluebottlefilms
A CTOL a day: This is the Seychelles Gulper Shark (Centrophorus seychellorum Baranes, 2003). This species is known only from Alphonse island in Seychelles.⠀🏝
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