A Guide to Landing Shark Species with Fins Naturally Attached


As directed by the Shark Finning Prohibition Act (H.R. 5461 (106th)), the United States continues to work with countries form accross the globe to encourage a fins-attached approach to shark fisheries. To help promote adoption of these regualtions, this document provides details on the at-sea processing of sharks while maintaining their find naturally attached.

Author(s)Simon J.B. Gulak
Heather E. Moncrief-Cox
Thomas J. Morrell
Alyssa N. Mathers
John K. Carlson
Published Date2017
CMS InstrumentSharks