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March News- Shark Films & CITES

March 5th, 2019|

View this email in your browserSharkwater and the International Ocean Film Festival, San FranciscoAction For SharksSave the WedgefishEngaging and Inspiring YouthEvents---------------------------------------------------------------  Sharkwater Extinction Opens the International Ocean Film Festival, San Francisco with Shark StewardsIn 2006 Sharkwater opened the world's eyes to the threats to sharks caused by shark finning. The film motivated activists to rise up and fight shark [...]

Sharks of Borneo

February 7th, 2019|

Learn about Shark Stewards conservation work in Borneo combatting overfishing and the shark fin trade in the ocean's most diverse habitat.

Shark Stewards Releases Shark Catch and Trade Report in Malaysia

February 1st, 2019|

Following four years of market survey and analysis of available trade and catch data in Sabah, Shark Stewards has released a comprehensive report on Shark and Ray Catch and Trade in Sabah, Malaysia in September 2018. Final Report Sabah Shark Report Final 9_20_18 (3) (1)Download On behalf of the Sabah Shark Protection Association, a collaborative group [...]

Save Blue Sharks From the Shark Fin Trade

January 1st, 2019|

An estimated 20 million blue sharks are killed every year and enter the shark fin trade. Save this species form overfishing and the fin trade by protecting them under CITES Appendix II .

Year End Matching Donation Campaign Met!

December 14th, 2018|

WE DID IT!  Thanks to generous donors our matching grant campaign was a success with a final $500 check made by a private donor December 31. Follow our work and see the efforts to reduce ocean pollution, educate youth and save sharks supported by this grant and these donations. Thanks to a generous donor (who wishes [...]

Sharks at DEMA Las Vegas Dive event

November 14th, 2018|

Shark Stewards will be present at our photo and conservation booth at the DEMA dive show. David will be speaking on our work. Volunteers invited to network and help with outreach to support the federal shark fin elimination act. We are also interacting and seeking dive industry support. More information here. We will also be doing a follow-up investigation [...]

Shark News November 2018

November 8th, 2018|

View this email in your browser In this issue: Marine National Monuments Event Fed Ex Shark Fin Campaign Name the Shark Winner Farallon Island Expeditions Upcoming Events ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Special Event to support Marine National Monuments Protecting our Marine National Monuments: An Evening of Hidden Beauty Thursday, November 17, 7 pm Learn about our efforts to protect the [...]

Shark Stewards Protests MSC recertification of Tuna Fishery Despite Shark Finning

October 18th, 2018|

Shark Stewards is proud to be one of the 45 Non Government Organizations (NGOs) from around the world that work on issues relating to the conservation and sustainable use of marine resources, sent a letter last Monday to the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) for granting sustainable fishing certifications to fisheries where it is acknowledged that shark [...]

Live From China- Name the Shark, MPAs & Climate Change- Fall News

September 13th, 2018|

In this issue: Live From China Name the Shark Contest Marine Protected Areas and Climate Change Update US Shark Fin Trade Legislation California Coastal Cleanup Day Field Updates  Catalina Sharks, Farallon Island Expeditions  Upcoming Events MPAs and Climate Change, Coastal Cleanups, Sharktoberfest

Sharktoberfest- Name the Shark Contest

August 17th, 2018|

Enter the contest to name our shark and win a trip to the Farallon Islands for Sharktober