Unformatted text preview: 9. Sharks are vulnerable to over-fishing because of their low fecundity; the gestation period of the Galapagos Shark is _____a year_________.(Cocos Island) 10. Around Cocos Island, the ____fins______ of sharks are harvested for sale. (Cocos Island) 11. ____pigs_(rainfall)____ may be responsible for increased hillside erosion and the resultant siltation of the coral reefs around Cocos. (Cocos Island) 12. Although the marine life within 3 miles of Cocos is protected, illegal poaching of ___lobsters____ still occurs. (Cocos Island) Cousteau argues that the marine life around Cocos is like living ____treasure___, more valuable than hidden treasure because it is the treasure of life itself. (Cocos Island)...
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- Spring '08
- Shark, Cocos Island, Whitetip reef shark