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~ Divers Train Sharks To Hunt Toxic LionFish ~Divers are training sharks to hunt toxic LionFish, which have invaded a reef near the Island of Roatan, 30 miles off the coast of Honduras. The poisonous fish are not native to the Caribbean, but have flourished after being released from fish tanks.Desperate to protect their livelihood, local fisherman and divers came up with the idea of training the sharks to eat the LionFish, which they had avoided because of their spikes. Divers do this by spearing the LionFish, but leaving them alive, so sharks become attracted to their taste.Picture: Antonio Busiello / Barcroft MediaVia: The Telegraph

~ Divers Train Sharks To Hunt Toxic LionFish ~

Divers are training sharks to hunt toxic LionFish, which have invaded a reef near the Island of Roatan, 30 miles off the coast of Honduras. The poisonous fish are not native to the Caribbean, but have flourished after being released from fish tanks.

Desperate to protect their livelihood, local fisherman and divers came up with the idea of training the sharks to eat the LionFish, which they had avoided because of their spikes. Divers do this by spearing the LionFish, but leaving them alive, so sharks become attracted to their taste.

Picture: Antonio Busiello / Barcroft Media
Via: The Telegraph

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