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NEWS

THE GUILTY PLEASURE OF SWIMMING WITH HAND-FED WHALE SHARKS

Scientific study reveals tourist perspectives on the ethics of feeding whale sharks in Oslob, Philippines

Cebu, Philippines, April 10, 2018– A new scientific study published in the journal Tourism Management explores the ethics of feeding whale sharks to enhance tourism in Oslob, Cebu, Philippines.

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PRESS RELEASE

RESEARCHERS TAG THE FIRST TIGER SHARK IN THE CORAL TRIANGLE IN GROUND BREAKING RESEARCH IN THE TUBBATAHA REEFS

TUBBATAHA REEFS NATURAL PARK, PHILIPPINES, June 24, 2016. Researchers from the Tubbataha Management Office (TMO) and Philippine-based marine conservation NGO the Large Marine Vertebrates Research Institute Philippines (LAMAVE) have deployed the first ever satellite tag on a tiger shark in the Philippines.