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It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.

Hunter S. Thompson

"While he was talking about piracy and salvage in the Florida Keys, there is an ecological attractiveness in this statement that cuts to the core of our relationship with the ocean and sharks in particular." - IUCN

Hi I'm currently gathering research for my EPQ on the role of sharks in our oceans why we need top predators in ecosystems and was wondering if you'd know anyone or any links to some good resources thank you very much and keep up the good work :)

Asked by the-ring-0f-fire

Shark Savers have a nice overview of the role sharks play in maintaining ecosystem balance, but even more handy is the “Additional Resources” link at the bottom of the page where they cite all the references. A great starting point:

https://www.sharksavers.org/en/education/the-value-of-sharks/sharks-role-in-the-ocean/