Philippines tourism puts whale sharks at risk

Scientists worry feeding of world's biggest fish, a top attraction, could have negative effects on their behavior.

    Whale sharks are the world's biggest fish - and swimming with them has become a top tourist attraction in the Philippines.

    But scientists are worried about the impact that tourism could have on the marine giants.

    Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Oslob Island.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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