Working with organizations in the international fishing community is one way that we work to spread awareness about important issues and alternative methods to cut down on practices that can impact endangered species like sharks.
Posts Tagged: shark finning
Sharks are finally getting a break from the devastating fin trade, thanks to new regulations that our team helped propose at this year’s CITES conference!
Oceanic whitetip sharks were once one of the most abundant species of sharks on the planet. Now they are one of the most threatened.
Defenders of Wildlife recently attended a summit with governments from 50 other countries to help ensure international protections for imperiled shark species.
It’s been a busy year for Defenders’ California office, but the hard work has resulted in a huge payoff for the Golden State’s wild ones.