Defenders of Wildlife will now work with the governments involved and other partners to follow up on the next steps for implementing the necessary actions for these marine and bats species.
Posts Categorized: Sharks
Defenders of Wildlife helps train Peruvian officials and agency representatives on how to identify sharks to ensure compliance with CITES.
Shark Week shines a spotlight on the threats facing sharks and other ocean life, including the president’s recent executive order calling for the “review” of several marine sanctuaries and marine monuments that could have dire impacts on ocean habitat.
Whether you love them or fear them, sharks get a lot of attention every summer when vacationers hit the beach and shark encounters make the news.
We’re pushing for new proposed regulations to help protect thresher and silky sharks from the devastating impacts of international trade.