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Sharks: An Update From The Finning Industry To Shark Sanctuaries

Sharks: An Update From The Finning Industry To Shark Sanctuaries | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it

Jan 17, 2013 SPEAK UP FOR BLUE

- ▶  The creation of over 4.4 million square miles designated as a shark sanctuary, to protect sharks from the exploitive, unregulated shark finning industry .

 

- ▶  AN IMAGE SAYS A THOUSAND WORDS:

Shark Finning Images from Google Search http://ow.ly/koU4C

 

June 20, 2013 Times Live
- ▶  SOUTH KOREAN AIRLINES BAN SHARK FIN AS CARGO http://www.timeslive.co.za/scitech/2013/06/20/south-korean-airlines-ban-shark-fin-as-cargo?wwftw2

 

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- ▶  SHOCKING! TENS OF THOUSANDs OF MUTILATED SHARK FINS DRYING ON HONG KONG ROOFTOPS - HOW MANY SHARKS IS THAT?  http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3994748174/video-shocking-thousands-of-mutilated-shark-fins-drying-on-hong-kong-rooftops-how-many-sharks-is-that

 

NATIONS CONSIDER PROTECTING SHARKS AS 100 MILLION DIE EACH YEAR -- JUST FOR THEIR FINS http://sco.lt/7wZKNd

 

 - ▶  MIGRATORY SHARKS INCH CLOSER TO EXTINCTION http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2873505997/migratory-sharks-inch-closer-to-extinction

 

- ▶  100 MILLION A YEAR.  SHARK POPULATIONS PLUMMET BY 90% - WILL BE EXTINCT IN A FEW YEARS  http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2452651059/100-million-a-year-shark-populations-plummet-by-90-will-be-extinct-in-a-few-years

 

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                     SHARK FINNING AND LONG LINING ... STOP IT ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMYtuMgwNCY&feature=youtube_gdata_player

 

 

- ▶  WHY SHARKS ARE DECLINING WORLDWIDE - Care2 Healthy Living  http://www.care2.com/greenliving/why-sharks-are-declining-worldwide.html

 

- ▶  WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF SHARKS DISAPPEARED? TreeHugger http://www.treehugger.com/ocean-conservation/what-would-happen-if-sharks-disappeared.html

 

Dec. 17, 2012:

- ▶  EU VOTES FOR STRONGER SHARK FINNING BAN http://www.slowfood.com/international/food-for-thought/focus/160892/eu-votes-for-stronger-shark-finning-ban/q=DF2D56?-session=query_session:42F94BA41db701BD73yoE9AA0E65&buffer_share=96aee&utm_source=buffer

 

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VIDEO:

- ▶  WHAT IF YOU WERE BORN A SHARK?  - YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s183BDvv1UM&feature=youtu.be

 

VIDEO: 

- ▶  THOUSANDS OF SHARK FINS FOUND ON HONG KONG -- SIDEWALK http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1374669673/thousands-of-shark-fins-found-on-hong-kong-sidewalk-video

 

VIDEO: 

- ▶  FIN - 14 min FILM ON DESTRUCTIVE BUSINESS OF SHARK FISHING AND FINNING http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1301732949/fin-14-min-film-on-destructive-business-of-shark-fishing-and-finning

 

VIDEO: 

- ▶  SHARK FINNING AND LONG LINING ... STOP IT http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1126994376/video-shark-finning-and-long-lining-stop-it

 

VIDEO:

- ▶  AWARD WINNING SHORT FILM "WHERE HAVE ALL OUR SHARK GONE?" http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1127050673/where-have-our-sharks-gone-award-winning-short-film

 

 

 

- ▶  EGYPT'S RED SEA SHARKS FACE EXTINCTION http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/978099445/egypt-s-red-sea-sharks-face-extinction

 

- ▶  MANTA RAY BEING DRIVEN TO EXTINCTION NY CHINESE MEDICINE DEMAND - IN PICTURES http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2290432765/manta-ray-being-driven-to-extinction-by-chinese-medicine-demand-in-pictures

 

 

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                                             STUNNING PHOTOS

OF SHARKS AND PEOPLE DOCUMENT A VULNERABLE SPECIES
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/09/photos-sharks-people_n_5552283.html

 

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- ▶  LOOTING OUR SEAS:  'Free-for-all' decimates fish stocks in the southern Pacifichttp://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3844525946/looting-our-seas-free-for-all-decimates-fish-stocks-in-the-southern-pacific

 

- ▶  EMPTYING OUR OCEANS: Billions in Subsidies Prop up Unsustainable Overfishing http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3259929193/emptying-our-oceans-billions-in-subsidies-prop-up-unsustainable-overfishing

 

UNESCO Office in Bangkok, February 22, 2012
-▶  MARINE SCIENTIST ALARMED ABOUT INCREASING THREATS TO OCEAN ECOSYSTEMS http://www.unescobkk.org/news/article/marine-scientists-alarmed-about-increasing-threats-to-ocean-ecosystems/

 

  -▶  OUR OCEANS ARE DYING:  RAPIDLY SPIRALING DOWNWARD: MASS EXTINCTION MAY BE INEVITABLE  http://sco.lt/8CFwcT

 

 -▶  SEA CHANGE: THE LOSS OF OCEAN SPECIES IS STAGGERING http://sco.lt/51LeCn

 

 -▶  DESTRUCTIVE FISHING GEAR KILLS 400K SEABIRDS EACH YEAR http://sco.lt/7UfLIP

 

 

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Where have our sharks gone? Award Winning Short Film

Winner of the "Best Environmental Film" award at the 6th Belize International Film Festival, "Where have our sharks gone?" examines the plight of sharks and their important role in marine ecosystems, internationally and in Belize.

 

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/09/photos-sharks-people_n_5552283.html

 

 

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The Surprisingly Sociable Lives of Sharks

The Surprisingly Sociable Lives of Sharks | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
Despite their image as bloodthirsty predators, sharks are actually social animals capable of bonding with each other and even humans.

 

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OF SHARKS AND PEOPLE DOCUMENT A VULNERABLE SPECIES
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Egypt's Red Sea Sharks Face Extinction

Egypt's Red Sea Sharks Face Extinction | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it

Arab Spring in Egype has been a failure for sharks. Since last year’s political uprising, and consequent deterioration of law enforcement, poachers supplying restaurants with illicit shark fins have driven the Red Sea shark population down by as much as 80 percent. The scenario without the top-feeder sharks is a downward spiral of ecological destruction.

 

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Support a Semporna Shark Sanctuary and the future of our oceans. - The Petition Site

A third of all shark species are nearly extinct and some species of sharks such as the hammerhead have...
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FIN - 14 min film on destructive business of Shark Fishing and Finning

A look at the destructive business of Shark Fishing and Finning...
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Chinese New Year causes shark fin feeding frenzy

Chinese New Year causes shark fin feeding frenzy | OUR OCEANS NEED US | Scoop.it
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Senegalese sharks threatened by overfishing

Hundreds of sharks are caught every year in Senegal, and exported to the far east or elsewhere on the African continent. But scientists are concerned that th...

 

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