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Stop the importation & exportation of shark fin by Australia

Most Australians would be horrified to learn that this country not only exports, but also imports fins. I must stop.

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By signing this petiton, you will help us to pressure the Australian Government to mandate against the shark fin industry. Further to this, you will give us the leverage we need to take the campaign further to pressure other Governments in other parts of the world. Your Voice Counts.

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Driven by demand from China’s growing middle class, the international shark fin trade is causing open ocean shark populations to decline,…Read More

How involved is Australia in the global shark fin trade?

Radio National
Driven by demand from China’s growing middle class, the international shark fin trade is causing open ocean shark populations to decline, and the discovery of more than 3,000 fins in a Queensland shack suggests that Australian fishermen may be in on the action. Cathy Van Extel reports. Marine conservationists have renewed calls for an outright…Read More