Seashepherd Warns Against Vigilante Action

Seashepherd Australia is urging frustrated water-goers not to take matters into their own hands and hunt great white sharks. There have been reports of vigilante action against the sharks by Esperance locals, after a number of sightings have been recorded nearby in recent weeks. Seashepherd Australia volunteer Mike Dicks said this practice is highly illegal.…

Greens Seek Answers: Low Youth Shark Deterrent Rebate Uptake

By Nelson Liu and Elyse Simich The WA Greens are concerned that young people are not taking advantage of the government subsidised shark deterrent devices. Greens Marine Spokesperson Diane Evers said of all the people who have applied for the rebate, only seven per cent of them are under 25, despite young people having a high…