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Air NZ shark fin ban puts heat on government, fishing industry

Press release | June 27, 2013 at 11:37

Forest & Bird and Greenpeace are congratulating Air New Zealand on its decision to stop freighting shark fins.

100 Shark Fins in Wellington Waterfront on Black Friday

Press release | September 13, 2013 at 7:34

Wellington, 13 September 2013 – One hundred shark fins have appeared in a lagoon on the capital city's waterfront, close to Te Papa, on Black Friday.

Ban on shark finning important step but too slow for blue sharks says NZ Shark Alliance

Press release | January 9, 2014 at 13:43

Wellington - Environmental groups have welcomed new laws to ban shark finning in New Zealand waters but are disappointed it will be almost three years before they take full effect.

Stop the Australian Shark Cull

Action | November 3, 2013 at 11:39

Stop the great Australian shark cull


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Shark finning submission

Action | November 3, 2013 at 11:39

Say no to Shark Finning in New Zealand once and for all!

Never-ending teeth, Ninjas, and cannibalistic babies – 10 amazing shark facts

Blog entry by Willie Mackenzie | August 12, 2013

Sharks have a never-ending supply of teeth. They regenerate replacement dentition on an inexhaustible toothy conveyor belt... which explains why you see so few shark dentists. But sharks are not all about teeth, despite the bad...

Shark finning in New Zealand

Image gallery | August 19, 2013

Guest blog: Juliet Eilperin travels through the hidden world of sharks

Blog entry by Juliet Eilperin | June 25, 2012

All rights reserved . Credit: Juliet Eilperin As summer begins, sharks are on many people’s minds. People are thinking about them, however, in radically different ways. Many beachgoers view sharks with trepidation, especially...

Shark finning sucks. Sort it out New Zealand!

Blog entry by Willie Mackenzie | August 30, 2013

There’s nothing defensible about shark finning . It’s the marine equivalent of the poachers who kill rhinos to hack off their horns or kill elephants to hack off their tusks. It’s not dissimilar to killing bears or tigers for spurious...

2014 - the year of the shark

Blog entry by Greta Borren | January 10, 2014

Wow! What a fantastic beginning to 2014 – the government has finally announced a ban on shark finning in New Zealand waters! Yesterday’s news that its plans to make shark finning illegal is a great step in the right direction –...

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