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Palau Shark Sanctuary Blog

Palau
 
An independent nation since 1994, the Republic of Palau was formerly a United Nations Trust Territory administered by the U.S. following WWII. Known today for its pristine environment and astounding biodiversity, Palau is considered to be among the world's top dive destinations.

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With Palau 's economic growth still in its infancy, tourism industry based on world-class scuba diving is a leading source of revenue. Destruction of Palau 's shark population not only contributes to the worldwide war on sharks, it also poses a very real threat to Palau 's economic survival.





© Gunther Deichmann
 
© Gunther Deichmann
 
© Gunther Deichmann


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