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Troubled Tides - Part 1

Earlier this week I was diving in the waters of Southeast Cyprus. Excited at the prospect of being able to wear a shortie and allow my limbs to flail about freely, I headed in, anticipating the various flora and fauna I’d come face-to-face with. 848 more words

Banning the Shark Fin Trade in Rhode Island

BRISTOL, R.I.__ The act of shark finning is nothing new to the world, especially in China where shark fin soup is still extremely popular. Rhode Island isn’t quite known for their shark finning, however, … 377 more words

Rhode Island

The Problem with Fins

Not taking responsibility for anything is detrimental to society. In most cases, the result of such neglect victimizes the world. Sometimes it influences it directly or indirectly. 591 more words

Brodil

We need to talk about shark's fin soup

I have only been to one Chinese wedding, which was in Shanghai a few years ago, though I managed to miss the ceremony and only attended the reception. 756 more words

China

Where research meets protection

Captain Chris Wade speaks to the team of Planetexperts.com about marine research and ecosystem protection. His team of Ecopirates fight illegal fishing while doing research in Marine Protected Areas about their research vessel – Sea Watch.

Adventure

Animal Cruelty: ‘Fulfillment’ Constructed by Humans

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.

For the past few years, a very high rate of animal cruelty in Indonesia has been revealed through the number of dailies that highlight the cases related to the felony—either about abuse or exploitation—especially to wild animals.

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Indonesia