Help Protect Dusky & Hammerhead Sharks

March 15th, 2015|

In February and March 2013, Shark Stewards participated in submitting separate petitions to list the Northwest Atlantic populations of dusky shark and great hammerhead shark as "threatened" under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). In April and May 2013, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) concluded that a listing may be warranted for both NW Atlantic and global populations of dusky and great hammerhead sharks and [...]