Shark population threatened due to fin harvesting

A recent study shows that effective shark conservation in Indonesia only works when shark protection through no-fishing zones is combined with efforts to involve local communities in the management of their own fisheries and by providing alternatives to sustain their livelihoods.
 
Science Daily

Last updated on 12 April 2016

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