Sharks Surfing the Slopes
In what has not been documented before, recent research theorise that sharks might using slopes to reduce energy expenditure and that it potentially might impact their distribution.
So what does surfing the slopes actually mean? And how does different environments impact animals energy costs to travel?
Today we were joined by one of the authors of the research article, Marine Ecologist and leader of Southern Shark Ecology Group, Associate Professor Charlie Huveneer.