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4 CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora), Sharks and Manta Rays. https://cites.org/prog/shark. Accessed on 26 June 2019.
Jeffrey Gallant, M.Sc., is the Scientific Director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). He is also the Editor-in-Chief of the Diving Almanac & Book of Records, and a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine. Jeffrey dove with his first shark, a spiny dogfish, off Halifax (Nova Scotia) in 1991.