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Help Stop Shark Finning

Those close to me know that I like am obsessed with sharks. Shark lovers are well aware of the destructive (and absurd) practice of shark finning. 60 more words

Environment

Creation of world's largest marine reserve may not be enough

Last month, the Obama administration vastly expanded the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument in the central Pacific Ocean, creating the world’s largest marine reserve. The monument, originally protected in 2009 by President George W. 485 more words

Environment

"The head, the tail, the whole damn thing"

So what exactly is taking a bite (pun fully intended) out of global shark populations? One of the major culprits is a practice commonly known as shark finning.  633 more words

Shark Conservation