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Chinese shark fin soup ban

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
This video says about itself: 3 July 2012 China announces plans to ban shark fin soup at official functions, delighting environmentalists. Ramy Inocencio reports. From AFP news agency: China bans shark fin soup…

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EU shark finning ban comes into effect

Originally posted on The Coastal House:
News article from fishupdate.com: All sharks caught in European waters or by European vessels will have to be landed with their fins still naturally attached. Celebrating the arrival of the long-awaited, strict EU ban…

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EU Agrees To Tighten Its Ban On Shark Finning

Originally posted on Ann Novek( Luure)–With the Sky as the Ceiling and the Heart Outdoors:
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union agreed on Thursday to tighten an existing ban on “shark finning”, or slicing fins off sharks often while…

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Indian Fishermen Oppose The Cruel Practise of Shark Finning

Originally posted on Ann Novek( Luure)–With the Sky as the Ceiling and the Heart Outdoors:
The Times of India 2013-05-09: MUMBAI: The Association of Deep Sea Going Artisanal Fishermen (DSGAF) has urged the union ministry of environment and forests…

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Shark’s fin soup

If you want to eat shark’s fin soup, you can buy it easily in several countries. If you don’t want to eat it, and you don’t want it to be sold anywhere, you might choose to sign a petition here.

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Beachcombers in the Great Eggcase Hunt

If you’re on a British beach, you might find ‘mermaid’s purses’. These are the empty eggcases of large fish including sharks and rays. An embryo fish has grown inside, hatched and left the eggcase to be washed away. Often it … Continue reading

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CITES 2013: Five shark species win protection against finning trade

Originally posted on LEARN FROM NATURE:
English: Collection of different body parts of sharks, including fins and tongues. Chinese Medicine in a chinese pharmacy in Yokohama, Japan. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Cites summit votes for strictly controlled permits to export fins…

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