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Preventing Shark Attacks! How Do SMART Drum Lines Work?

Preventing Shark Attacks! How Do SMART Drum Lines Work?

Scientists have developed an ethical shark attack prevention system known as a SMART drum line. SMART stands for “Shark Management Alert in Real Time”.

SMART drum lines are deployed along the coastline around 500m from shore and alert local authorities when a shark has been caught so that experts can arrive at the scene and release the shark back into the wild.