A data trove to support a hoped-for shark sanctuary in Indonesia

Conservation efforts in the Gili Matra marine preserve are turning this protected area into a safe haven for sharks.

Mongabay

Last updated on 23 November 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Indonesia
Region: 
Asia
Oceania
South-East Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Rhincodon typus
Species group: 
Fish