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DNA Testing Reveals Continued, Illegal Trade In Fins Of Endangered Basking Sharks


Despite regulations by some countries to protect the behemoth basking shark from further population declines, a new study published in the current on-line edition of Animal Conservation reports that the world’s second largest fish is still being killed for its high-priced fins.

Link: DNA Testing Reveals Continued, Illegal Trade In Fins Of Endangered Basking Sharks