Study Finds White Abalone On The Brink Of Extinction

The shellfish was abundant till overfishing in the 1970s caused the population to plummet. Researchers say the only way to save it is through human intervention.White abalone, the endangered shellfish that once numbered in the millions off the Southern California coast, have declined precipitously over the last decade and are on the brink of extinction, a study has found.

BING NEWS:
  • Summit County Citizens Voice
    The scientists released their study results ... 86 reported white shark attacks, including 13 fatalities.They weighted the numbers with information on coastal population growth and seasonal and weekly beach going, surfing, scuba diving, abalone diving ...
    07/11/2015 - 4:06 am | View Link
  • Three 'inexperienced' abalone divers die in rough water off northern California coast
    Three reportedly inexperienced abalone divers died after jumping into rough seas off the coast of northern California on Sunday. The men were part of a group of five divers from the East Coast and San Francisco. Ten friends, including the dead men ...
    04/12/2015 - 7:16 pm | View Link
  • Tide turns for shark fin in China
    A sprawling market floor in Guangzhou was once a prime location for shark fin, one of China's most expensive delicacies ... flanked by four glum-looking colleagues and giant white sacks overflowing with thousands of dollars' worth of unsold grey stock.
    08/19/2014 - 10:23 pm | View Link
  • WA diver stable after shark attack
    AN abalone diver is in a stable condition after a shark attack off a remote part of Western ... when he was attacked by a white pointer shark at about 10.30am (WST) on Tuesday. He was rushed to Esperance Hospital for treatment for bite wounds, mainly ...
    10/7/2013 - 9:42 pm | View Link
  • Shark Week 2013: Week Starts With Megalodon 'Mockumentary' Leaving Fans Mega Angry; Lineup for Rest of Shark Week
    The special follows a team of scientists that are reportedly "on the brink of a revolutionary ... will air "Great White Gauntlet." The Great White Gauntlet is a stretch of waters off South Australia that is home to the lucrative abalone sea snail that ...
    08/4/2013 - 11:34 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • POLITICO Morning Money
    HILLARY CLINTON TAKES ON WALL STREET POLICY — POLITICO’s Ben White and Annie Karni: “Hillary Clinton on Friday will wade into treacherous political waters with ...
    07/27/2015 - 11:57 am | View Website
  • Home | LASVEGASNOW
    Flavor Flav charged with DUI following Las Vegas arrest . Charges have been filed against rapper Flavor Flav, who was arrested in May near the Las Vegas …
    07/27/2015 - 1:35 am | View Website
  • Politics News and U.S. Elections Coverage
    Get the latest breaking politics news and political coverage of U.S. elections. Get updates on President Obama's White House, Congress and more at ABC News.
    07/26/2015 - 10:57 pm | View Website
  • News & Press | WWF
    WWF's latest press releases, media contacts, and latest reports.
    07/26/2015 - 10:43 pm | View Website
  • U.S. News | National News
    ABC News reports on United States politics, crime, education, legal stories, celebrities, weather, the economy and more
    07/26/2015 - 8:41 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News