Contamination & pollution


Boldrocchi G and others, ‘First Concurrent Assessment of Elemental- and Organic-Contaminant Loads in Skin Biopsies of Whale Sharks from Djibouti’ (2020) 722 Science of the Total Environment 137841 <>

Garcia Barcia L and others, ‘Mercury and Arsenic in Processed Fins from Nine of the Most Traded Shark Species in the Hong Kong and China Dried Seafood Markets: The Potential Health Risks of Shark Fin Soup’ (2020) 157 Marine Pollution Bulletin 111281 <>


Lyons K and others, ‘Species-Specific Characteristics Influence Contaminant Accumulation Trajectories and Signatures Across Ontogeny in Three Pelagic Shark Species’ (2019) 53 Environmental Science and Technology 6997 <>

Parton KJ, Galloway TS and Godley BJ, ‘Global Review of Shark and Ray Entanglement in Anthropogenic Marine Debris’ (2019) 39 Endangered Species Research 173 <>


Biton-Porsmoguer S and others, ‘Mercury in Blue Shark (Prionace Glauca) and Shortfin Mako (Isurus Oxyrinchus) from North-Eastern Atlantic: Implication for Fishery Management’ (2018) 127 Marine Pollution Bulletin 131 <>

Nelms SE and others, ‘Investigating Microplastic Trophic Transfer in Marine Top Predators’ (2018) 238 Environmental Pollution 999 <>

Before 2018

Mondo K and others, ‘Cyanobacterial Neurotoxin β-N-Methylamino-L-Alanine (BMAA) in Shark Fins’ (2012) 10 Marine Drugs 509 <>