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With recent reports showing that a vast majority of Hong Kong restaurants continue to serve shark fin soup — often with no shark fin alternatives on the menu — protestors led by Hong Kong Shark Fo. Shark Fin Soup, Shark Conservation, Hong Kong, Restaurants, Target, Restaurant, Target Audience, Goals

Protesters Target Hong Kong Restaurants Serving Shark Fin

With recent reports showing that a vast majority of Hong Kong restaurants continue to serve shark fin soup — often with no shark fin alternatives on the menu — protestors led by Hong Kong Shark Fo...

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Shark Stewards: Saving Threatened Sharks

Oakland Zoo's Conservation Speaker Series Presents David McGuire, Founder of Shark Stewards and the ‘Healthy Oceans and Bay’ Campaign

The Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific announces a ban on shipments of shark fin in a move that is welcomed by conservationists. Shark Fin Soup, Hong Kong Airlines, Shark Conservation, Tap Shoes, Dance Shoes, Species Of Sharks, Air China, Cathay Pacific, January 2016

3 in 4 Singaporeans would back laws to reduce shark's fin consumption: WWF survey

SINGAPORE - Three in four people here would support legislation to reduce the consumption of shark's fin, a World Wide Fund for Nature Singapore (WWF-Singapore) survey has found.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Diving off Guadalupe Island was a biologist’s paradise for shark specialist Lauren Smith. The best bit? Seeing the drama of a great white shark defecating . Shark Images, Shark Pictures, The Great White, Great White Shark, Deep Blue Shark, Guadalupe Island, Shark Conservation, Dead Dog, Undersea World

Tourism with bite: swimming with the great white shark

Diving off Guadalupe Island was a biologist’s paradise for shark specialist Lauren Smith. The best bit? Seeing the drama of a great white shark defecating ...

Israeli divers to protest underwater in effort to save world’s sharks Bali Travel, Hawaii Travel, Shark Conservation, Swimming Party Ideas, 3d Printing Industry, Surfer Style, Portugal Travel, Big Waves, Red Sea

Israeli divers to protest underwater in effort to save world’s sharks

The Red Sea dive will be the first in a series of such protests around the world.

Ever been stared down by a Great White Shark? Captured by off Guadalu… – All Pictures Shark Conservation, Mount Kilimanjaro, Going On A Trip, Great White Shark, Picture Tag, All Pictures, Whale, Wildlife, Swimming

Swimming With Sharks - Who Wants to Join Me?

Photographs by Joe PlatkoBefore this year, I had never (knowingly) shared the water with a shark. In fact, I will admit that I was one of those people who would stare nervously into the abyss before d...

From endangered sharks to polar bears and the rare white rhino, we take stock of how animals facing the risk of extinction are likely to be classified by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species Shark Fin Soup, Shark Conservation, Weekend Activities, Extinct Animals, Animal Faces, Marine Life, Animals Beautiful, Wildlife, Hong Kong

Biotech bid to take shark off the menu and cut the fin trade

Food tech firm makes alternative to Asian delicacy that kills 73 million fish a year

These 50 Fascinating Facts About The Ocean Will Boggle Your Mind Who knew we had learned so much about an environment we've explored so little? Headshot of Jacqueline Howard Jacqueline Howard Associate Science Editor, The Huffington Post Posted: Earth Science, Science And Nature, Science Facts, Fun Facts, Science Images, Science Experiments, Marine Biology, Ap Biology, Zoology

50 Fascinating Facts About Our Oceans [Infographic]

A huge infographic of 50 interesting facts about our oceans from sources like NASA, the NOAA and National Geographic.

Shark fins are now banned on all Air China flights. Air China is China’s largest airline, and it is the first major airline in the country to ban shark fins. Sign this petition to thank Air China for helping to put an end to the brutal shark fin industry. Shark Fin Soup, Shark Bait, Hong Kong Airlines, Save The Sharks, Shark Conservation, 10 Interesting Facts, Air China, Hammerhead Shark, Sea World

Hong Kong, Singapore protests planned after FedEx refuses to ban shark fin | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

Conservation group WildAid Hong Kong is planning street protests after US logistics company FedEx refused to ban shark fin shipments. FedEx was asked to make its stance clear after competitors UPS and DHL both made announcements against transporting shark fins last week. In a statement to WildAid seen by HKFP, FedEx evaded the question and said it “will […]

 Appalling footage of the world's biggest fish, which is a protected species, being butchered at market sparks outrage with shark conservation campaigners Shark Conservation, Protected Species, Big Fish, World's Biggest, Whale, China, Content, Whales, Porcelain

Sick film shows whale shark being sawed into pieces while alive

WARNING: Disturbing content. Appalling footage of the world's biggest fish, which is a protected species, being butchered at market sparks outrage with shark conservation campaigners

The Misunderstood Shark. A great white shark near Guadalupe Island, Mexico Misunderstood Shark, Guadalupe Island, Shark Conservation, Big Shark, Great White Shark, Sea World, Big Game, Embedded Image Permalink, Whale

The Misunderstood Shark

A spate of shark attacks this summer has left beachgoers especially fearful, but there’s much more to the creatures than their bite

Photo credit: Shark Attack Survivors for Shark Conservation Julian Wilson, Shark Conservation, Richard Branson, Photo Credit, Respect, Animals

Richard Branson: Don’t Turn Shark Encounter Into an Excuse to Kill More Sharks

In the aftermath of surfer Mick Fanning's encounter with a shark last week, there has rightly been widespread acclaim for the way the three-time world champion handled the terrifying incident. Julian Wilson, Mick's mentee and competitor, also richly deserves admiration and respect for bravely swimmi...

Richard Branson: Don’t Turn Shark Encounter Into an Excuse to Kill More Sharks Shark Conservation, Life Under The Sea, Shocking News, Richard Branson, Shark Week, Ocean Life, Animal Rights, Deep Sea, Marine Life

Richard Branson: Don’t Turn Shark Encounter Into an Excuse to Kill More Sharks

In the aftermath of surfer Mick Fanning's encounter with a shark last week, there has rightly been widespread acclaim for the way the three-time world champion handled the terrifying incident. Julian Wilson, Mick's mentee and competitor, also richly deserves admiration and respect for bravely swimmi...

A federal appeals court upheld California’s ban on possession or sale of shark fins Monday, rejecting a challenge by Bay Area suppliers. Shark Diving, Shark Fin, Shark Conservation, Bay Area, Challenge, California, Food, Federal, Essen

U.S. court upholds California ban on shark fins

A federal appeals court upheld California’s ban on possession or sale of shark fins...