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SHARK ACTION: Support Representative Edward Lucio to Ban Texas Shark Fin Trade Texas

This year a new bill has been introduced that will prohibit the possession and sale of shark fins in Texas. The Bill, HB 5179 sponsored by House Member Eddie Lucio, will help stop the global [...]

Shark Stewards Adds Pressure on American Airlines to Drop Shark Fin

Recently, conservation organizations in the US and Costa Rica have exerted pressure on American Airlines for exporting US and internationally protected Hammerhead shark fins from Costa Rica, forcing the carrier to create a policy dropping shark fin [...]

Keeping the Sharks in Shark Week- UPS Campaign

Saturday July 11, Take Action During Shark Week, San Francisco and Fight for Sharks Join us in a Global Day of Action for Sharks in San Francisco to urge United Parcel Service to stop shipping shark [...]

Swimming With Sharks

This summer I swam from Alcatraz Island, entering the water not far from where a white shark had been observed preying on a pinniped 6 days before. Along with a few fellow Dolphin Club swimmers we [...]

Support the New Jersey Shark Fin Ban for Shark Week

Hundreds of shark fins seized by the police in Manta, Ecuador, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. According to the Interior Minister of Ecuador, the police siezed about 200 thousand shark fins that where about to [...]

Texas Governor Signs Bill to Ban Sale of Shark Fins

Texas is the now the 10th state to prohibit the sale, trade, purchase and transportation of shark fins. H.B 1579 (Lucio, D-District 38), will ensure that Texas no longer contributes to the trade in shark [...]

Urgent- Rhode Island Shark Fin Ban stalled- call or email these Senators

There is only 1 week left in session and the bill to ban the sale of shark fins in Rhode Island is stalled. We need calls into 2 Senate offices today! The bill has already [...]

Join American Airlines in Public Support of Sharks

Send an email to United Airlines! Write to Customer Care: customercare@united.com, Media Relations: media.relations@united.com Ms. Angela Rice United Airlines Managing Director of Global Environmental Affairs and Sustainability, Ms. Sharon Kobat Executive Services, United Airlines Corporate Customer Care Dear Ms. Rice, Ms. Kobat [...]

United Airlines Joins American Airlines to Stop Carriage of Shark Fin

<h2>Send an email to United Airlines thanking them for protecting sharks!</h2> @customercare@united.com, Media Relations &lt;media.relations@united.com&gt; Ms. Angela Rice United Airlines Managing Director of Global Environmental Affairs and Sustainability, Ms. Sharon Kobat Executive Services, United Airlines Corporate Customer Care Dear Ms Rice, [...]

NOAA Backs Down – US State Shark Fin Bans Stand

April 9, 2015 Today the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) submitted their assessment of the nine current state shark fin trade bans throughout the US and have concluded that all of them will remain standing. After a decade [...]