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History on sharks

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history on shark species from oregon st

 

Castro, Jose I. "The position of sharks in marine biological communities: An overview." Sharks, an inquiry into biology, behavior, fisheries, and use. Oregon State Univ. Extension Service (1987): 11-17. Web. 3/24/14.

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Bull shark reproduction

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Talks about reproduction and young bull sharks living in the lake nicaragua area. 

 

Jenson, Norman H., "Reproduction of the Bull Shark, Carcharhinus leu cas , in the Lake Nicaragua-Rio San Juan System" (1976).
Investigations of the Ichthyofauna of Nicaraguan Lakes. Paper 40. Web. 3/24/14.

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Feeding habbits

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Bull shark feeding habits are discussed.

 

Tuma, Robert E., "An Investigation of the Feeding Habits of the Bull Shark, Carcharhinus leucas, in the Lake Nicaragua-Rio San Juan
System" (1976). Web. 3/24/14

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ingentaconnect Food Habits, Occurrence, and Population Structure of the Bull Sha...

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genreral overall info on bull sharks. 

 

Snelson,, Franklin F.; Mulligan, Timothy J.; Williams, Sherry E. "Food Habits, Occurrence, and Population Structure of the Bull Shark, Carcharhinus Leucas, in Florida Coastal Lagoons" Bulletin of Marine Science, Volume 34, Number 1, January 1984 , pp. 71-80(10). Web. 3/24/14

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body movement and bull sharks

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This article goes into how humans body movement determines how bull sharks will act toward them.

 

Ritter, Erich; Amin, Raid. "Effect of Human Body Position on the Swimming Behavior of Bull Sharks, Carcharhinus leucas". Society & Animals. June 2012. Vol. 20 Issue 3, p225-235. 11p. Web. 3/24/14.

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Seasonal and Long-Term Changes in Relative Abundance of Bull Sharks from a Tourist Shark Feeding Site in Fiji

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PLOS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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Seasonal patterns of bull sharks are discussed. 

 

 Brunnschweiler JM, Baensch H (2011)" Seasonal and Long-Term Changes in Relative Abundance of Bull Sharks from a Tourist Shark Feeding Site in Fiji". PLoS ONE 6(1): e16597. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016597. web. 3/24/14.

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Bull sharks and fresh water

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This talks about how bull sharks are able to thrive in fresh water.

 

Urist, Marshall R., "Calcium and Other Ions in Blood and Skeleton of Nicaraguan Fresh-Water Shark" (1976). Investigations of the
Ichthyofauna of Nicaraguan Lakes. Paper 42. Web. 3/24/14.

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Body fluids of fresh and saltwater bull sharks

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This talks about differences in body fluids of salt and freshwater bull sharks.

Thorson, Thomas B.; Cowan, C. Michael; and Watson, Donald E., "Body Fluid Solutes of Juveniles and Adults of the Euryhaline Bull
Shark Carcharhinus Leucas from Freshwater and Saline Environments" (1976). Web. 3/24/14

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Bullshark movement patterns

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Movement of bullsharks monitored by electronic tags. shows dependency on coastal waters.

 

Brunnschweiler, J. M.; Queiroz, N.; Sims, D. W."Oceans apart? Short-term movements and behaviour of adult bull sharks Carcharhinus leucas in Atlantic and Pacific Oceans determined from pop-off satellite archival tagging". Journal of Fish Biology. Oct 2010, Vol. 77 Issue 6, p1343-1358. 16p. Web. 3/24/14

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Bull Shark abundance and size

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This article will show how bull shark populations in the south have grown.

 

John T. Froeschke, Bridgette F. Froeschke, and Charlotte M. Stinson.

"Long-term trends of bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas) in estuarine waters of Texas USA". Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences. Jan2013, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p13-21. 9p. Web. 3/24/14.

 

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