Did you know that there is a National Geographic SHARKFEST SharkCon which occurs every year in Florida? This year, SharkCon is on July 15th and 16th at Florida State Fairgrounds Expo Hall in Tampa. This will be the ninth annual shark expo that offers everything from great vendors and speakers to cool exhibits and family…
All the details on the ban within the European Union and how you can help with shark finning
Three shark species have been found thriving in the River Thames in London, England.
In their drive for faster catch and more profits, longlining is a popular fishing technique among commercial fisheries. But it has devastating effects on sharks and other sea creatures.
Shark Fin Soup what’s all the fuss? Read on to learn why it’s more than just an innocent looking bowl of soup. Find out what the fishermen and traders in shark fin don’t want you to know and learn about its effects on the survival of sharks.
As sharks continue to disappear from the earth’s waters largely due to human activities, it’s time we become more aware of the dilemma of endangered sharks. As many as 11 species may become extinct soon. Here are the details and a few tips on how you can help.
Adidas and Parley have come together in an eco-innovation drive to tackle plastic ocean waste. They are making football kits and footwear from upcycled plastic ocean waste. Marine plastic waste kills thousands of sea animals including sharks yearly.
The Western Australia shark culling program was introduced some years and enforced along the state’s coastline. Why was it introduced and did it achieve anything? How was the program received by the public? Read on to find out.
Shark Poaching: In another flagrant display of the ruthlessness of poachers, a Chinese fishing crew was caught with over 300 tons of illegal cargo including 6600 sharks. As a punishment, they are getting up to four years in prison plus nearly $6 million in fines. Read on to learn more about this shocking story.