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Oceana documents species and habitats, monitor illegal fishing and propose new protected areas.
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We are working to reduce overfishing and destructive fishing gears.
Protecting marine creatures in risk such as turtles and sharks.
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We want oceans free of mercury, oil and other pollutants.
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Some shark populations have declined up to 99%.
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Oceana calls for freeze of unmanaged shark catches
Around 100 000 vulnerable shortfin mako sharks are caught every year in the Atlantic.
Oceana: Threatened sharks and rays granted critical protection in the Mediterranean
Ten species – including hammerheads, tope, and shortfin mako – will now be strictly protected under the Barcelona Convention.
EU moves one step closer to a complete ban on shark finning
Environment Committee adopts MEP Zanoni’s Opinion to further strengthen Commission proposal.
Oceana: Shameful European inaction on shark protection
EU delays decision on protecting threatened Mediterranean sharks and rays – for the third time.
European Union failing threatened mediterranean sharks
The EU, with the largest reported shark catches in the world, is blocking other Mediterranean countries from protecting threatened sharks.
Oceana Applauds ICCAT Decision to Protect Vulnerable Silky Sharks
ICCAT Makes Half-hearted Attempt to Protect Overfished Mediterranean Swordfish.
Oceana: European Commission proposes to rectify ineffective shark finning law
Proposal to land sharks with fins attached will aid in detection, enforcement and data collection.
Oceana seeks protections for sharks and swordfish at ICCAT meeting at Turkey
International Demand and Illegal Fishing Threaten Existence of Oceans Top Predators
Oceana applauds european protection of porbeagle sharks
Porbeagles are estimated to have declined by up to 99% in the Mediterranean.
Despite urgent need, Mediterranean countries, Commission choose delay over protection for disappearing sharks and rays
With 41% of the sharks and rays threatened, the Mediterranean is the most dangerous sea for these species.
Shark alert. Revealing Europe's impact on shark population
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Consumers unaware of endangered shark liver oil in cosmetics
Unilever ends the use of shark products in its cosmetics
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