Costa Rica says it will support new shark protections despite agreements with fishermen

Wildlife experts from all over the world will converge on San José Monday to discuss international protections for shark and ray species. The meeting comes on the heels of scathing critiques from environmentalists of Costa Rica’s recent record on shark conservation.

Last updated on 17 February 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Costa Rica
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean