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Indonesia Seizes 3,000 Shark Fins Destined for Hong Kong Despite Being on Protected Species List | South China Morning Post
Animals  (tags: Sharks, shark finning, shark fin trade, indonesia, Hong Kong, AnimalWelfare, endangered, GoodNews, slaughter, conservation )

Cat
- 208 days ago - scmp.com
Well, it's a start. Indonesian authorities have seized about 3,000 shark fins that were about to be flown to Hong Kong.
END THE 20KG PERSONAL IMPORT ALLOWANCE OF SHARK FINS TO EUROPE
Animals  (tags: shark fin trade, loopholes, animal protection law, import export, ethics, Endangered Species, Shark protection )

Sabine
- 287 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
HELP CLOSE A LOOPHOLE THAT'S DRIVING SHARKS TO EXTINCTION - Right now it's LEGAL for anyone travelling to Europe to bring 20kg of dried shark fins as part of their personal import allowance. It's enough to make 705 bowls of shark fin soup.
Costa Rica Will Be Exporting Hammerhead Shark Fins - Please Sign and Note!
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark fin trade, Shark protection, shark populations, endangered, cruelty, abuse )

Sabine
- 423 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Costa Rica has been well known about protecting Sharks in international forums like the CITES and now there is an agreement to a company called Smalley Development S.A. to export to Hong Kong more than a metric ton of hammerhead shark fins caught...
ACTION ALERT: Fight The Shark Fin Trade! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sharks, endangered, oceans, survival, laws, shark fin trade, cruelty, suffering )

Simone
- 1180 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Shark finning kills millions of sharks every year. Help us get international support to stop this unsustainable trade! This March, the UN body responsible for regulating the global trade in endangered species will consider proposals to regulate trade
UK Shark Fin Ban - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, shark, shark fins, shark finning, fish, marine animals, United Kingdom, humans, shark fin trade, killing, ethics, protection, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1885 days ago - gopetition.com
Shark finning is the barbaric act of removing the fins from a live shark and then dumping the fish back into the oceans where it suffers an agonising death. The fins are then used in the production of Shark Fin Soup.
Feast Your Eyes: The Shocking Shark Fin Trade
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, shark fin trade, environment, suffering, protection, death, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1940 days ago - good.is
Photojournalist Alex Hofford took this incredible photo of shark fins drying out on the sidewalk, in "a quiet area of Hong Kong in between the Whitty Street Tram Depot and the Western Wholesale Vegetable Market" last month, after a tip-off from a friend
Shark Populations Hit By Demand for Fin Soup
Animals  (tags: sharks, shark fin, shark fin trade, shark fin soup )


- 2990 days ago - newscientist.com
Populations of tiger, bull, dusky and other sea sharks have plummeted by more than 95% since the 1970s, according to an expert from the World Conservation Union.
   

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