Whale and winghead sharks move step closer to extinction

Two predatory species are added to IUCN Red List of endangered species as pressure from fishing sees their populations fall by half in the last 75 years.

The Guardian

Last updated on 11 July 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Bycatch
Species: 
Rhincodon typus