77% of Oceanic Sharks and Rays are Now Threatened with Extinction

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Sharks Are Disappearing – and With Them Ocean Health!

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End shark finning and the shark fin trade in Asia

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Restoring Ocean Health & Saving Sharks

Shark species are going extinct, and with them the important ocean ecosystems humans rely on for our own health.

Oceans in Crisis: Why Save Sharks?

Sharks keep the oceans healthy. We rely on the oceans for over half our oxygen, and the oceans are a major carbon sink. Saving sharks can keep us breathing and mitigate the impacts caused by climate change.

Save a Shark, Protect the Planet

Shark Stewards is an international non-profit dedicated to saving sharks and ocean habitat. Our work introducing shark fin trade bans, regulating fisheries and supporting marine protection has saved millions of sharks over 16 years of campaigning.

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Shark Stewards is at the forefront of shark protection. Please, support their work

—Dr. Sylvia A. Earle,
National Geographic Explorer, Founder Mission Blue

Support sharks and their reef habitat directly by creating marine protected areas and implementing no shark fishing policies in SE Asia. Your $100 donation goes to monitori and increase protection for mobula rays and sharks and their habitat.

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End the Fin and Keep Sharks Swimming

Sharks are being overfished globally, largely driven by the demand for shark fin to make shark fin soup. The shark fin trade in the U.S. contributes to plummeting shark populations across the world.

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Passage of Driftnet Modernization Act Will End Deadly California Fishery.

Bill Will Protect Marine Life, Eliminate Deadly Gear Fishing for Swordfish in West Coast Waters and Save Sharks and Encourages Shift to More Sustainable Fishing Contact: David McGuire: david@sharkstewards On February 21, 2021 the  Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act was  re-introduced into the Senate, led by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.V.). Following…

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New Shark Science Book and Swag in the Shark Shop!