Bobby Hudsky

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Australian girl Madison also affectionately known as Shark Girl is leading the way with shark conservation efforts - take a look at the great things she is doing!!!!!!

Australian girl Madison also affectionately known as Shark Girl is leading the way with shark conservation efforts - take a look at the great things she is doing!

Every day, more than 100,000 sharks are killed in fisheries around the globe. Many are taken solely for their fins to make shark fin soup. A U.S. law called the Shark Conservation Act prohibits shark finning. But an exception to this law for one species, the smooth dogfish, has a loophole that can lead to the undetected finning of smooth dogfish and other shark species.

Overheard a guy the other day saying that all sharks need to be killed. Makes me so sad :( ppl just don't understand how important they are!

The decline has been attributed to advocacy from students, conservation groups, and even former NBA star Yao Ming. Shark fin soup had been seen as a marker of social status and was traditionally served at weddings and other formal affairs. The high demand encouraged the practice of shark finning, where sharks would be caught, have their fins cut off, and then get tossed back into the ocean to die. This brought some species to the brink of extinction.

In China, victory for wildlife conservation as citizens persuaded to give up shark fin soup

Pollution, habitat degradation, destruction and substrate removal compound the survival pressures faced by #sharks already suffering from the impact of #overfishing.

Pollution, habitat degradation, destruction and substrate removal compound the survival pressures faced by already suffering from the impact of

Help save our oceans! Sharks need our help: Stop the killing and finning of harmless sharks all over the world. http://www.change.org/petitions/help-save-our-oceans-sharks-need-our-help-stop-the-killing-and-finning-of-harmless-sharks-all-over-the-world-2 @sea Shepherd Conservation Society #defendconserveprotect

Help save our oceans! Sharks need our help: Stop the killing and finning of harmless sharks all over the world