Daily Archives: November 22, 2011

Hotel group strikes shark fin off menu

http://news.smh.com.au/breaking-news-world/hotel-group-strikes-shark-fin-off-menu-20111122-1nrdw.html 22 November 2011 One of Asia’s most prestigious hotel chains will stop selling shark fin from January, in a move hailed as a historic breakthrough by campaigners to protect the threatened predators.

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Pickering joins shark fin ban

http://www.thestar.com/news/article/1091038 22 November 2011 Pickering has joined the growing list of municipalities that have banned shark fin products in a bid to help preserve the world’s shark population. Council approved the ban in a vote of 5 to 1 on … Continue reading

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