‘A privilege’: Swimming with endangered whale sharks in Qatar

1

Qatar’s waters are host to some of the world’s largest gatherings of whale sharks, the biggest fish on the planet.

The gentle sea giants spotted in large numbers off the Qatari coast gather to feed on the abundance of fish eggs in the waters.

Al Jazeera’s Stefanie Dekker got exclusive access to head out to sea and swim with the endangered species.

 

About Author

Production engineer and certified swim coach. Full-time IT consultant, spare-time swimming aficionado. 2 sons, 2 daughters and a wife. President of the Faroe Islands Swimming Association. Likes to run :-)

1 Comment

  1. Pingback: ‘A privilege’: Swimming with endangered whale sharks in Qatar – SportUpdates

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: