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New documentation shows extent of shark fin trade in Taiwan

The Pew Environmental Group and Traffic released a critical report today, complete with extensive photo evidence, of large-scale shark fin processing in Taiwan. Bravo to Pew and Traffic for undertaking this research and making it available.
Shark Fin Soup campaign http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/new-documentation-shows-extent-of-shark-fin-trade-in-taiwan/

Final Action for California AB-376-Write Governor Brown

Californians, there is one final step required before AB 376 banning the possession, sale and trade of shark fins becomes law. The bill is now on the desk of Governor Jerry Brown awaiting his signature. Please write to Governor Brown and urge him to sign …
ily due to the demand for shark fins used in shark fin soup. Sharks are of great importance to the heal http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/final-action-for-california-ab-376-write-governor-brown/

Final Action for California AB-376-Write Governor Brown

Californians, there is one final step required before AB 376 banning the possession, sale and trade of shark fins becomes law. The bill is now on the desk of Governor Jerry Brown awaiting his signature. Please write to Governor Brown and urge him to sign …
ily due to the demand for shark fins used in shark fin soup. Sharks are of great importance to the heal http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/final-action-for-california-ab-376-write-governor-brown/

Shark Savers congratulates California Senate for banning the shark fin trade

Shark Savers is pleased to announce that the world’s embattled shark populations got a reprieve today as the California state Senate passed a historic bill to protect all shark species from the environmentally destructive shark fin trade. The bill passed …
their valuable fins. Shark fins are used for shark fin soupganization that campaigns to curb demand for shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-congratulates-california-senate-for-banning-the-shark-fin-trade/

Shark Savers congratulates California Senate for banning the shark fin trade

Shark Savers is pleased to announce that the world’s embattled shark populations got a reprieve today as the California state Senate passed a historic bill to protect all shark species from the environmentally destructive shark fin trade. The bill passed …
their valuable fins. Shark fins are used for shark fin soupganization that campaigns to curb demand for shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-congratulates-california-senate-for-banning-the-shark-fin-trade/

LUSH Cosmetics makes waves with campaign to end shark fin trade

Lush Cosmetics once again joins Shark Savers on the campaign to ban the shark fin trade and consumption, following our successful collaboration in Hong Kong. The campaign will last a week, beginning August 22. In California, Lush and Shark Savers will wor…
k of extinction due to the global demand for shark fin soup and other shark products… also asking the public to pledge not to eat shark fin soup. And in a dramatic illustration of how shark http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/lush-cosmetics-makes-waves-with-campaign-to-end-shark-fin-trade/

LUSH Cosmetics makes waves with campaign to end shark fin trade

Lush Cosmetics once again joins Shark Savers on the campaign to ban the shark fin trade and consumption, following our successful collaboration in Hong Kong. The campaign will last a week, beginning August 22. In California, Lush and Shark Savers will wor…
k of extinction due to the global demand for shark fin soup and other shark products… also asking the public to pledge not to eat shark fin soup. And in a dramatic illustration of how shark http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/lush-cosmetics-makes-waves-with-campaign-to-end-shark-fin-trade/

Palau Shark Sanctuary Update

Todd Essick recently returned from Palau with a report on the Palau Shark Sanctuary. With an area the size of France to patrol, Palau's sharks and mantas remain vulnerable to poachers.
laws prohibiting poaching for the lucrative shark fin soup market impossible to enforce. This year ille http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/community-voice/palau-shark-sanctuary-update/

Palau Shark Sanctuary Update

Todd Essick recently returned from Palau with a report on the Palau Shark Sanctuary. With an area the size of France to patrol, Palau's sharks and mantas remain vulnerable to poachers.
laws prohibiting poaching for the lucrative shark fin soup market impossible to enforce. This year ille http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/palau-shark-sanctuary-update/

Shark Savers Canada: Toronto Dragon Boat Race Festival

Shark Savers Canada successfully held its first event June 25th and 26th at the 23rd Toronto International Dragon Boat Race Festival.
ch the community and stop the consumption of shark fin soup. http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-canada-toronto-dragon-boat-race-festival/

Shark Savers Canada: Toronto Dragon Boat Race Festival

Shark Savers Canada successfully held its first event June 25th and 26th at the 23rd Toronto International Dragon Boat Race Festival.
ch the community and stop the consumption of shark fin soup. http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-canada-toronto-dragon-boat-race-festival/

A note of thanks to Shark Savers' Hong Kong team

The following is the text of an email sent to Jonn Lu, Shark Savers Hong Kong, from Chip Scarlett, a member of Shark Savers Board of Directors. The email congratulates Jonn and the team for the outstanding effort and success of the shark fin soup campaign…
shark fin soup campaign event conducted with Lush Cosmetics http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/a-note-of-thanks-to-shark-savers-hong-kong-team/

A note of thanks to Shark Savers' Hong Kong team

The following is the text of an email sent to Jonn Lu, Shark Savers Hong Kong, from Chip Scarlett, a member of Shark Savers Board of Directors. The email congratulates Jonn and the team for the outstanding effort and success of the shark fin soup campaign…
shark fin soup campaign event conducted with Lush Cosmetics http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/a-note-of-thanks-to-shark-savers-hong-kong-team/

Shark Savers and Lush Cosmetics joined forces to fight shark fin soup in Hong Kong

As the world’s shark populations are forced towards the brink of extinction due to global demand for shark fin soup and other shark products, Shark Savers and Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics joined together to bring the message of sharks to the people of Ho…
brink of extinction due to global demand for shark fin soup and other shark products… urging them to ban shark fin soup and products in the municipality. The Sha http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-and-lush-cosmetics-joined-forces-to-fight-shark-fin-soup-in-hong-kong/

Shark Savers and Lush Cosmetics joined forces to fight shark fin soup in Hong Kong

As the world’s shark populations are forced towards the brink of extinction due to global demand for shark fin soup and other shark products, Shark Savers and Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics joined together to bring the message of sharks to the people of Ho…
brink of extinction due to global demand for shark fin soup and other shark products… urging them to ban shark fin soup and products in the municipality. The Sha http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-and-lush-cosmetics-joined-forces-to-fight-shark-fin-soup-in-hong-kong/

Cynthia Aguilar “not afraid of sharks” on her record-breaking solo paddleboard crossing of the Florida Straits

Yesterday afternoon, at approximately 12:45PM, Cynthia Aguilar, Shark Savers’ “ocean ambassador”, landed in Key West, Florida completing her quest to be the first person to cross the Florida Straits on a prone paddle board. Aguilar covered 103 miles in ap…
ganization that campaigns to curb demand for shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/cynthia-aguilar-not-afraid-of-sharks-on-her-record-breaking-solo-paddleboard-crossing-of-the-florida-straits/

Cynthia Aguilar “not afraid of sharks” on her record-breaking solo paddleboard crossing of the Florida Straits

Yesterday afternoon, at approximately 12:45PM, Cynthia Aguilar, Shark Savers’ “ocean ambassador”, landed in Key West, Florida completing her quest to be the first person to cross the Florida Straits on a prone paddle board. Aguilar covered 103 miles in ap…
ganization that campaigns to curb demand for shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/cynthia-aguilar-not-afraid-of-sharks-on-her-record-breaking-solo-paddleboard-crossing-of-the-florida-straits/

Help Protect Florida's Hammerhead and Tiger Sharks

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is holding public workshops about increasing protections for Florida sharks. All Floridians who care about our oceans: please join to provide public comment to add Hammerheads and Tigers to Flori…
ishing pressure mainly due to the demand for shark fin soup. Tens of millions of sharks per year are cau http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/help-protect-floridas-hammerhead-and-tiger-sharks/

Help Protect Florida's Hammerhead and Tiger Sharks

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is holding public workshops about increasing protections for Florida sharks. All Floridians who care about our oceans: please join to provide public comment to add Hammerheads and Tigers to Flori…
ishing pressure mainly due to the demand for shark fin soup. Tens of millions of sharks per year are cau http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/help-protect-floridas-hammerhead-and-tiger-sharks/

Sharks as Biofuel: Another Milestone to Extinction?

Several news items about the feasibility of using sharks for biofuel have popped up recently, one targeting the little-known Greenland shark, and more recently, a project initiated by fishing industry research groups and companies targeting engangered mak…
of our oceans on a staggering scale for the shark fin soup trade and as bycatch. Mako sharks are threat http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/sharks-as-biofuel-another-milestone-to-extinction/