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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/en/blogs-news/community-voice/sharks-as-biofuel-another-milestone-to-extinction/

San Francisco ad campaign combats shark fin soup

Shark Savers has joined WildAid, Oceana, and the Humane Society in an advertising campaign to run in San Francisco MUNI buses to combat the consumption of shark fin soup. In addition to reducing shark fin soup consumption, the purpose of the campaign is t…
isco MUNI buses to combat the consumption of shark fin soup. In addition to reducing shark fin soup cons… asking consumers to Just Say No to shark fin soup. Click on the images below to expand the vie http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/san-francisco-ad-campaign-combats-shark-fin-soup/

San Francisco ad campaign combats shark fin soup

Shark Savers has joined WildAid, Oceana, and the Humane Society in an advertising campaign to run in San Francisco MUNI buses to combat the consumption of shark fin soup. In addition to reducing shark fin soup consumption, the purpose of the campaign is t…
isco MUNI buses to combat the consumption of shark fin soup. In addition to reducing shark fin soup cons… asking consumers to Just Say No to shark fin soup. Click on the images below to expand the vie http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/san-francisco-ad-campaign-combats-shark-fin-soup/

Shark fin is NOT Asian culture

(Jaki Teo is the Marketing Director of Infinite Blue Diving in Asia, and is a supporter and friend of Shark Savers.) In recent weeks, the AB-376 shark fin debate in San Francisco has sparked much controversy and debate. Senator Leland Yee has even gone…
passed away without having once tasted shark fin soup. A few years before his passing http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/community-voice/shark-fin-is-not-asian-culture/

Shark fin is NOT Asian culture

(Jaki Teo is the Marketing Director of Infinite Blue Diving in Asia, and is a supporter and friend of Shark Savers.) In recent weeks, the AB-376 shark fin debate in San Francisco has sparked much controversy and debate. Senator Leland Yee has even gone…
passed away without having once tasted shark fin soup. A few years before his passing http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/community-voice/shark-fin-is-not-asian-culture/

Saving Sharks, One Hook at a Time

I'd like to introduce you to an old friend of mine, Captain Ron. I named him right after seeing the very funny 1992 movie of that name, because both Captain Rons are missing their left eye. This Captain Ron is an 8 foot male lemon shark, and whenever I se…
or convince a single restaurant not to serve shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/community-voice/saving-sharks-one-hook-at-a-time/

Saving Sharks, One Hook at a Time

I'd like to introduce you to an old friend of mine, Captain Ron. I named him right after seeing the very funny 1992 movie of that name, because both Captain Rons are missing their left eye. This Captain Ron is an 8 foot male lemon shark, and whenever I se…
or convince a single restaurant not to serve shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/community-voice/saving-sharks-one-hook-at-a-time/

Shark Fin Soup is not an Asian issue; it is a human issue

I’ve had Shark Fin soup – many times in fact. I don’t remember the first time, but I do remember the last. What I do remember is that it was part of a massive meal and usually important event or gathering. I also remember people making a big deal of the s…
ve had Shark Fin soup Shark Fin Soup was that tasteless soup that was served at a… Shark Fin soup doesn http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/community-voice/shark-fin-soup-is-not-an-asian-issue-it-is-a-human-issue/

Shark Fin Soup is not an Asian issue; it is a human issue

I’ve had Shark Fin soup – many times in fact. I don’t remember the first time, but I do remember the last. What I do remember is that it was part of a massive meal and usually important event or gathering. I also remember people making a big deal of the s…
ve had Shark Fin soup Shark Fin Soup was that tasteless soup that was served at a… Shark Fin soup doesn http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-fin-soup-is-not-an-asian-issue-it-is-a-human-issue/

Shark Finning: No Way!

Have you ever heard of shark finning? Shark finning is the practice of catching a shark, slicing off its fins, and throwing it back into the ocean to die a slow and painful death. All sharks that are finned eventually die because they can no longer eat or…
mans with the fins to make a delicacy called shark fin soup. However http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/community-voice/shark-finning-no-way/

Shark Finning: No Way!

Have you ever heard of shark finning? Shark finning is the practice of catching a shark, slicing off its fins, and throwing it back into the ocean to die a slow and painful death. All sharks that are finned eventually die because they can no longer eat or…
mans with the fins to make a delicacy called shark fin soup. However http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/community-voice/shark-finning-no-way/

Support needed: California shark fin bill

On February 14, Assemblymembers Paul Fong (D-Cupertino) and Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) unveiled landmark legislation, Assembly Bill (AB) 376, to ban the shark fin trade and shark finning, a process where the fins and tails are cut from living sharks, an…
mostly for their fins to be used in shark fin soup. California now has the opportunity to tak http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/support-needed-california-shark-fin-bill/

Support needed: California shark fin bill

On February 14, Assemblymembers Paul Fong (D-Cupertino) and Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) unveiled landmark legislation, Assembly Bill (AB) 376, to ban the shark fin trade and shark finning, a process where the fins and tails are cut from living sharks, an…
mostly for their fins to be used in shark fin soup. California now has the opportunity to tak http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/support-needed-california-shark-fin-bill/

Pacific Fisherman Lawmaker: World Needs Moratorium on Shark Fins

PRESS RELEASE -- FEBRUARY 3, 2011 Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands – Before he was the Speaker of the House and Lietenant Governor, Diego T. Benavente was a fisherman. Today Benavente is the minority leader in the Northern Mariana Islands House of Repre…
which are used as an ingredient in shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/pacific-fisherman-lawmaker-world-needs-moratorium-on-shark-fins/

Pacific Fisherman Lawmaker: World Needs Moratorium on Shark Fins

PRESS RELEASE -- FEBRUARY 3, 2011 Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands – Before he was the Speaker of the House and Lietenant Governor, Diego T. Benavente was a fisherman. Today Benavente is the minority leader in the Northern Mariana Islands House of Repre…
which are used as an ingredient in shark fin soup http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/pacific-fisherman-lawmaker-world-needs-moratorium-on-shark-fins/

Shark Savers Congratulates the Northern Mariana Islands for Shark Fin Law

Shark Savers (www.sharksavers.org), an international shark conservation organization, is pleased to congratulate the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) for protecting dwindling shark populations by banning the shark fin trade. Governor B…
eted in recent decades to support demand for shark fin soup in Asia. Tens of millions of sharks are kill http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-congratulates-the-northern-mariana-islands-for-shark-fin-law/

Shark Savers Congratulates the Northern Mariana Islands for Shark Fin Law

Shark Savers (www.sharksavers.org), an international shark conservation organization, is pleased to congratulate the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) for protecting dwindling shark populations by banning the shark fin trade. Governor B…
eted in recent decades to support demand for shark fin soup in Asia. Tens of millions of sharks are kill http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-congratulates-the-northern-mariana-islands-for-shark-fin-law/

Northern Mariana Islands to protect its sharks from the shark fin trade

WildAid (www.wildaid.org) and Shark Savers (www.sharksavers.org), two international conservation organizations working to protect sharks from over-fishing, applaud the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Senate’s vote to outlaw the shark f…
driven demand for shark fin soup. The bill makes it http://www.sharksavers.org/en/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/northern-mariana-islands-to-protect-its-sharks-from-the-shark-fin-trade/

Northern Mariana Islands to protect its sharks from the shark fin trade

WildAid (www.wildaid.org) and Shark Savers (www.sharksavers.org), two international conservation organizations working to protect sharks from over-fishing, applaud the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Senate’s vote to outlaw the shark f…
driven demand for shark fin soup. The bill makes it http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/northern-mariana-islands-to-protect-its-sharks-from-the-shark-fin-trade/

Shark Savers launches new Shark Fin Soup campaign

We're pleased to announce the launch of the next stage of Shark Fin Soup campaign to persuade consumers to stop eating the soup. Beginning in 2009, Shark Savers teamed with WildAid and their spokesperson, Yao Ming, one of China’s biggest and most influen…
to announce the launch of the next stage of Shark Fin Soup campaign to persuade consumers to stop eatin… former consumers of shark fin soup share their reasons with members of their co http://www.sharksavers.org/zh_hant/blogs-news/shark-savers-blog/shark-savers-launches-new-shark-fin-soup-campaign/