Sunday, 22 May 2011

Marine Sightings: Basking sharks- Have you seen one?

Warming seas and long periods of sunlight have triggered early plankton blooms which have attracted basking sharks to UK waters earlier than normal. The creatures first arrived off the Isles of Scilly but have now been reported off the north and south coasts of Cornwall, raising the prospect of a summer of increased sightings.

Reference: Telegraph

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