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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 […]

Release: Petition Launch for National Import Ban

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NOVEMBER 25, 2011 PETITION LAUNCHES TO RAISE AWARENESS OF PLUMMETING SHARK POPULATIONS VANCOUVER – New Democrat Fisheries and Oceans Critic MP Fin Donnelly was joined today by award-winning director of Sharkwater, Rob Stewart, Shark Truth founder Claudia Li and UBC Marine Biologist, Dr. Harvey-Clark at “C” Restaurant, Vancouver‟s premiere sustainable seafood eatery […]