School shark listed as critically endangered by International Union for the Conservation of Nature

Meg Powell
By Meg Powell
Updated July 12 2020 - 5:33am, first published 5:28am
SURROUNDED: School shark can be found in temperate waters all around Tasmania, down to a depth of about 550 metres. Picture: Supplied/IUCN

A shark species often taken as "bycatch" in Tasmania has been listed as Critically Endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature.


Meg Powell

Meg Powell


Meg Powell has been a journalist for the Advocate Newspaper in North-West Tasmania since 2019. She has covered a range of areas and issues including crime, health, environmental issues, business, social affairs , the arts and education. Got a story to share? Email or call 0448 302 029

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