India, Indonesia should tighten laws on shark fishing: US wildlife advocate

Highly endangered chimpanzees, whale sharks, steppe eagles and vultures need the highest level of protection globally. Likewise, both India and Indonesia should tighten regulations on shark fishing, US-based advocacy Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) contends.

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Last updated on 23 October 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Illegal trade
Species group: 
Fish