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WA shark cull: Colin Barnett defends catch-and-kill policy for 'serious ...

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Dec 30, 2014 ... The West Australian premier, Colin Barnett, has defended his ... The No WA Shark Cull group has described the order to kill a great white believed to ... the government – has to make a decision according to that protocol, and that ... said the policy would at most provide a false sense of security to the public ...

WA Government standing by shark cull despite 4,000-strong protest ...

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Jan 5, 2014 ... Western Australia's government says it will not be backing down on ... Audio: Community divided over WA shark cull policy (AM) ... "It doesn't make sense. .... This service may include material from Agence France-Presse (AFP), APTN, Reuters, AAP, CNN and the BBC World Service which is copyright and ...

Everything You Need To Know About The W.A. Shark Cull - Junkee

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Feb 12, 2014 ... This was the first hint that the WA government was planning a cull, and ... in shark -attack hotspot Hawaii last week (spoiler alert: culling doesn't ... effects of sharks on the ecosystem in Shark Bay, Western Australia. ... Maui, Hawaii is the only place in the world to have implemented a systematic culling policy.

Australian shark-cull plan draws scientists' ire : Nature News ...

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Dec 13, 2013 ... Baited hooks in Western Australia could damage vulnerable white shark populations. ... Western Australia's plan to start culling sharks in a “more aggressive” ... for the safety of a human who is invading that foreign world?” .... "It doesn't make sense" ... Privacy policy · Use of cookies ·...

First shark killed in controversial WA catch-and-kill policy | Perth Now

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Jan 26, 2014 ... THE first shark has been caught and shot dead under Colin Barnett's ... Anti-cull campaigner Simon Peterffy, who has formed a "marine response .... in the world would be reminded that it was tried and failed in Western Australia. ..... funds to protect human lives just doesn't make sense to me at the moment...

The War on Sharks - The Fight to Save Sharks in Australia - Men's ...

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Aug 22, 2014 ... The number of shark attacks is up in much of the world, but sharks ... of a shark- mitigation policy designed to protect beachgoers from three ... A cull seems to make little sense, and Western Australia had been .... In an instant, it shoots out to sea, with the shark still on its deck. ... It doesn't help the campa...

Shark Cull solutions: 3 scientific ways to help prevent shark attacks ...

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Jan 29, 2014 ... This image was tweeted by The West Australian on Sunday 26 January. ... government introduced a controversial bait-and-kill shark cull policy. After hundreds of thousands of passionate people in Australia and around the world spoke out about the cull – including ... A shark cull doesn't make sense.

Australian state divided after shark cull gets the green light ...

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Jan 22, 2014 ... A plan to kill sharks off the coast of Western Australia is set to begin this week. ... Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett argues the plan does make sense though, ... "The great white shark doesn't breed until it's at least a decade old, and it ... "The shark still has a place in our ecosystem an...

Western Australia's sharks need your help! | Southern Fried Science

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Oct 23, 2011 ...Western Australia has considered the issue of shark control and recently ... shark by size and species, this law doesn't make a lot of sense to me. ... Australia's town of Cottlesloe explains his views on this policy in an interview: ... must remember that the odds of being killed by a shark are still incredibl...

Large sharks in beach 'kill zones' will be hunted | Perth Now

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Dec 11, 2013 ... Outgoing fisheries minister Troy Buswell said the new policies were ... Western Australians for Shark Conservation founder Ross Weir told .... Rips kill more people than sharks - but you can't cull rips - yet people still go in the water! ... and it is a crime to kill them all so that people can make more money.

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WA shark cull condemned by global group of marine scientists ...

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Jul 4, 2014 ... “The Western Australian government's policy is nothing but a political ... over 300 researchers, including some of the world's top shark specialists and marine ... You can still read comments, but please come back later to add your own. ..... If this doesn't make sense to you, btw., take an afternoon off and ...

Shark culling vs. shark attacks: has our admiration ... - The Australian

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Jul 18, 2015 ... Great white sharks have been protected in all Australian waters ... by a pair of great whites at Cowaramup, Western Australia, in 2013, ... But humans are not considered part of the natural world. ..... It's all or nothing for these self loathing human fanatics Fred when it makes perfect sense to mesh a few off ...

To Cull or Not to Cull: Controlling Shark Populations in Australian ...

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Dec 3, 2013 ... Despite four fatal shark attacks in Western Australia in the past 18 months ... we enter a world in which we are no longer at the top of the food chain. ... that marine biologists and shark experts still don't fully understand the ..... That doesn't make any moral sense at all. .... Contact · Get Involved ...