A virulent infection is causing a massive die off of Starfish along the Pacific Coast of the US. More at: http://tinyurl.com/owcq6jr
The Marina Bay Sands Resort has taken shark fin soup off its menu hoping to promote conservations efforts. More at: http://tinyurl.com/n6nx4vr
A powerful radar is to be installed atop of Cocos Island to help catch illegal fishing boats in the no catch zone. More at; http://tinyurl.com/mf2dymn
Recent figures for the inport and re-export of shark fins thru Hong Kong are down about 35%.
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A Great White Shark tagged in Florida is enroute towards Europe. It could be a historic migration.
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Two scuba instructors and 5 Japanese female divers went missing. One diver died while the rest were rescued. Dive boat captain being held by authorities. More at: http://tinyurl.com/m5wcry9
Investigators ceased over 2000 lbs. of shark fins at a San Francisco;s Kwong Yip facility.
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Palau's president had declared a total commercial fishing ban within its 200 mile marine ecomomic zone. More at: http://tinyurl.com/mz9ve3b
New research says Great White Sharks may live 70 years or older. More at: http://tinyurl.com/kmoft6w
Shark researchers using satellite tag data are finding that Great White Sharks tagged off New England are not where they thought they should be. More at: http://tinyurl.com/l6o52xq