Posts Tagged: shark finning

Wildlife Weekly Wrap-Up: 08/04/17 »

Your weekly roundup of wildlife news from across the country. Wild stories from the Week: One of the biggest challenges to the effectiveness of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is the absence of programs to monitor habitat conditions and compliance with ESA permits. To help overcome this challenge, we developed a cost-effective technique to automatically… Read more »

Saving Sharks in Peru »

Defenders of Wildlife helps train Peruvian officials and agency representatives on how to identify sharks to ensure compliance with CITES.

Celebrate World Oceans Day! »

This World Oceans Day, Defenders offers a glimpse at the critical role our oceans play in not only marine life, but all life on our planet and the work we are currently undertaking to protect these precious ecosystems.