Palau Proves Sharks Worth More Alive Than Dead - Sharks have a safe haven the size of France, and the Republic of Palau that protects them is making millions of dollars from shark tourism.
.... (and don't forget their vital role in the ocean ecosystem) http://www.ipsnews.net/2012/10/palau-proves-sharks-worth-more-alive-than-dead/
Costa Rica: Zero Tolerance For Shark Finning:
“It is estimated that in Costa Rica alone, between 350,000 and 400,000 sharks were caught in 2011 to use the fins and this must be stopped,”
Eurasia Review http://www.eurasiareview.com/24102012-costa-rica-zero-tolerance-for-shark-finning/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+eurasiareview%2FVsnE+%28Eurasia+Review%29
EXCLUSIVE: THE CRUEL REALITY OF THE GLOBAL SHARK FIN TRADE, IN PICTURES http://sco.lt/8rny7d
OF SHARKS AND PEOPLE DOCUMENT A VULNERABLE SPECIES