Header
Home | Sitemap | Set as homepage | Add to favorites
  Search the Site     » Advanced Search
Sections
Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930



Shark trade restriction bid fails

Jun 11,2007 SACN


"Attempts to restrict trade in two threatened shark species through the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) have failed.

Delegates voted down EU proposals to limit trade in the spiny dogfish, sold in UK fish and chip shops as huss or rock salmon, and the porbeagle.

Some said it was an EU problem which the EU should solve."

B B C Report

The Telegraph



2161 views

Related news

» Sharks on Deck Next Week
by SACN posted on Dec 18,2006
» Spurdogs and Porbeagles to Become Protected
by SACN posted on Dec 19,2006
» Protection of Sharks
by SACN posted on Jun 27,2007
» Portugese Sea Licence Figures
by SACN posted on Dec 04,2007
» Endangered shark under attack from Cornish fishermen
by SACN posted on Apr 05,2007

comment Comments (0 posted) 

More Top News
News
Conservation and Political News
Opinion
Most Popular
Most Commented