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Species aligned to the Sardine Run

The sardine run attracts a diverse array of marine predators that feast on the massive shoals of sardines and other bait fish that occur along the continental shelf of the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal during the Sardine Run. Described below are a few of the predator and prey species that are most closely associated with South Africa’s annual Sardine Run.