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Greater protection on sharks likely at UN conference

Oct 26 2017 - 00:00

to increase protection for a range of shark species at the Convention ... largest fish, the whale shark. By contrast, the CMS looks to be heading ... giraffes and chimpanzees. “Many of the world’s sharks are in desperate ...

Eyeing protection for new species on Shark Awareness Day

Jul 14 2017 - 00:00

You wouldn’t expect to find a shark in the Rhine River ... place for sharks this Shark Awareness Day . I’ve been here ... measures for a number of shark species, including the world’s biggest shark ...

World Wildlife Day Ad Don’t Let Them Disappear Shark

Mar 3 2015 - 01:00

World Wildlife Day Ad Don’t Let Them Disappear Shark ...

World leaders deliver a big win for lions, leopards, whale and blue sharks

Oct 27 2017 - 00:00

than migratory species.  These species range from whales and sharks ... of shark species, including the biggest fish in the ocean - the whale shark, and the world’s most heavily fished shark, the blue shark.  But what do ...

Turning the Tide

May 3 2012 - 00:00

The campaign to save Vhali, the Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) in Gujarat ...

Sharks should not be culled to protect Reunion Island surfers, Kelly Slater

Feb 27 2017 - 01:00

A young body boarder sadly died following a shark bite off ... champion Kelly Slater called for a “massive shark cull” in the area ... conservation. However, killing sharks is not the right way to prevent ...

IFAW collaborates on new scientific report about sharks, rays and chimaeras

Sep 7 2017 - 00:00

Populations of sharks and rays have drastically declined world-wide due to massive over-exploitation. As sharks and rays play a vital ... appropriate actions are taken for the protection of threatened shark species. ...

Cape Cod photographer ‘captures’ sharks in their natural habitat

Jul 1 2016 - 00:00

As Discovery Channel celebrates Shark Week and runs a variety of programs looking at the world of sharks and how ... photographed sharks here on Cape Cod. All photos ©Thomas M. Burns. Dr. Tom ...

Appendix II listing for silky, thresher sharks

Aug 18 2016 - 00:00

For centuries, 1,150 species of Elasmobranchs (510 sharks and 650 ... however, the demand from Asia for shark fin has led to a crisis ... consequences for the ecosystems. Two types of sharks are proposed ...

Better protection for sharks and rays decided at CITES

Oct 3 2016 - 00:00

to the Silky shark, Thresher sharks and Devil rays by including them in Appendix ... forwards to protect the Silky shark, Thresher sharks and Devil rays,” says Dr ... at IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare). “Sharks fins and ray ...