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Oceana documents species and habitats, monitor illegal fishing and propose new protected areas.
Proposing new marine protected areas, from the Arctic to the Mediterranean.
We are working to reduce overfishing and destructive fishing gears.
Protecting marine creatures in risk such as turtles and sharks.
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Combating the effects of climate change on the oceans and advocating for clean energy.
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 requests explanations from the Spanish Socialist and Popular parties regarding their efforts to increase shark captures
The environmental organisation states that Spain is contributing to the disappearance of sharks due to the importance of this country’s fleet in fisheries all over the world.
New ICES report on dangerous decline in sharks
European Parliament votes against serious threat to shark populations
Conservationists rally MEPs to make, not break EU ban on shark finning
New amendment offers hope for strengthening rather than weakening the EU ban, safeguarding some of the ocean’s most vulnerable species.
Sharks at risk - EU policies threaten species globally
Sharks threatened by European Parliament finning report
Oceana is concerned that the European Parliament may support a proposal to encourage the illegal practice of shark finning in the European Union.
Oceana recommends the inclusion of kelp forest as well as recovery plans for species as hake, sharks and swordfish
The Fisheries Commission of the European Parliament is TOMORROW debating measures for fisheries management and the protection of coral and seagrass meadows in the Mediterranean.
Oceana announces it is to launch its European Headquarters in Madrid
Oceana is the first international foundation dedicated exclusively to protecting the world’s oceans, and has a Scientific Advisory Committee led by Doctor Daniel Pauly.
Vulnerable Sharks in the Atlantic Ocean
The race for threatened sharks
Keeping the balance: How environmental conventions can be used to protect sharks and their habitats
From head to tail. How European nations commercialise shark products
The beauty of the beast: The present and future of elasmobranches in Europe
Guide to european elasmobranches
Oceana's contribution to the ICCAT shark assesment. Madrid, september 2008
Fishy business: How EU shark fleets escape regulation and undermine shark conservation around the world
Treated as trash
Hunted for fins: How EU fleets target threatened sharks - without management - in the world's oceans
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Oceana celebrates NEAFC improvements on shark management
November 14, 2014
NGO and European fishing industry join voices in calling to eradicate shark finning in Atlantic
November 12, 2014
Oceana: Deep-sea sharks still in deep trouble
October 10, 2014
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