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Gavaris S, Clark KJ, Hanke AR, Purchase CF, Gale J. 2010. Overview of discards from Canadian commercial fisheries in NAFO Divisions 4V, 4W, 4X, 5Y and 5Z for 2002-2006. Canadian Technical Report on Fisheries Aquatic Science. 2873: vi + 112 p. pdf
Department of Fisheries and Oceans. 2007. Canada's national plan of action for the conservation and management of sharks. pdf
Cosandey Godin A, Worm B. 2010. Keeping the lead: how to strengthen shark conservation and management policies in Canada. Marine Policy 34: 995-1001. doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2010.02.006. pdf
Ferretti F, Worm B, Britten GL, Heithaus MR, Lotze HK. 2010. Patterns and ecosystem consequences of shark declines in the ocean. Ecology Letters 13: 1055-1071. pdf
Campana, S. E., Joyce, W. and Fowler, M. 2010. Subtropical pupping ground for a cold-water shark. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 67: 769-773. pdf
Campana, S. E., Joyce, W., and Manning, M. J. 2009. Bycatch and discard mortality in commercially caught blue sharks Prionace glauca assessed using archival satellite pop-up tags. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 387: 241-253. pdf
Baum J.K., Myers RA, Kehler DG, Worm B, Harley SJ, Doherty PA. 2003. Collapse and conservation of shark populations in the Northwest Atlantic. Science. 299: 389-392. pdf