Author Archives: Claudia

They’re departing tomorrow!

Bid 2012 Happy Hearts Love Sharks winners, Amy and Jackson, a warm bon voyage for their deluxe cruise trip to the Galapagos! After almost a year of anticipation, Amy and Jackson are off to claim their grand prize trip sponsored generously by Flight Centre and G Adventures to the world-famous Galapagos islands: home of the blue-footed booby […]

The Briefing at UBC – Come out to help Shark Truth win some moola!

There are a group of young, passionate students from UBC who throw an event every year where they invite nonprofits to share their story, and the one voted the best gets a chunk of moola from the proceeds of the event. Shark Truth will be there as one of the nonprofits presenting, will you come […]

Municipal Shark Fin Bans

In light of the recent court decision to overturn the Toronto shark fin ban and Burnaby’s decision to point decision power to provincial and federal bodies, a lot of folks have been asking us about what we think about municipal shark fin bans: “When it comes to legislation, cities and all jurisdictions should see their […]

Are You Our Next Comms Intern? (Re)do Me!

We are looking for a Communications Intern to join the team! To change it up a bit, we’re asking candidates to edit and redo the job posting as part of their application. Click image above or here to download the original .docx. Any help to spread the word would be much appreciated (A pdf of the […]

Press Statement: Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby Announce Regional Shark Fin Ban

Press Statement from Shark Truth Regarding Regional Shark Fin Ban Announcement   VANCOUVER (August 15, 2012) — Following the announcement this morning by Vancouver City Councillor Kerry Jang for the cities of Vancouver, Richmond, and Burnaby to work on a regional shark conservation strategy, Shark Truth commends the leadership of the three cities and encourages […]