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Unprecedented Deep-Sea Shark Discovery in Israel

• arclein

New York, NY, August 11, 2021 - A research initiative led by the University of Haifa-and partners in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea recently revealed deep sea brine pools and related habitat hotspot, including hundreds of deep-water sharks and the largest concentration of deep sea shark eggs ever found. These represent one of the most significant discoveries of marine habitats in Israel's history, with potentially important implications for the world's understanding of climate change.