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Press Statement: Vancouver Announces Regional Shark Fin Ban Strategy

Vancouver, BC – September 18, 2012 – Shark Truth commends the City of Vancouver for their motion that calls on the cities of Vancouver, Burnaby, and Richmond to work cooperatively on a regional shark conservation strategy. “This announcement is more than just about a shark fin ban. It’s a significant moment that represents a huge shift in […]

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 […]

Federal vs. Municipal Shark Fin Bans

Toronto passing the shark fin ban is a major victory for Canada and sharks around the world (read more in the Globe & Mail editorial). FAQ: With the growing movement in municipalities to ban shark fins and the upcoming introduction of a federal bill that would ban shark fins, what’s the difference between the two? Photo […]