International negotiators rule on shark protection measures

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/international-negotiators-rule-on-shark-protection-measures/2011/11/19/gIQAaznGcN_story.html

19 November 2011

International negotiators took steps Saturday to protect silky sharks, a species that is vulnerable in the Atlantic Ocean, but rejected measures aimed at curbing the catch of other shark species targeted for their fins.

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