Shark tourism and conservation off South Africa – in pictures

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A surfer at Durban’s North Beach. Today, over more than 300km of KwaZulu-Natal coast, 37 beaches are equipped with a shark control system, consisting of shark nets (two parallel rows of submerged mesh net) and drumlines (an aquatic trap used to lure and capture large sharks using baited hooks) placed around beaches to reduce shark attacks on swimmers

See all the pictures here: The Guardian