While sharks are a grossly misunderstood yet vital element of the global ecosystem, these mysterious and magnificent creatures do not get the attention they deserve.
People need sharks
Conservation International works in seascapes around the world to protect the habitats that sharks depend on — because ultimately, we depend on sharks.
Conservation International scientists in Indonesia performed a first: They attached satellite transmitters to the dorsal fins of whale sharks. Now you can watch the satellite-tracked movements of the world's largest fish.