WWF: Illegal shark, ray fishing in the Mediterranean is rife

Large numbers of sharks and rays, including some critically endangered species, are being illegally caught on a regular basis in the Mediterranean Sea, according to evidence obtained by the WWF, with the NGO saying that these activities are proof of E.U. member states’ failure to enforce and comply with fisheries legislation for the sustainable management of the sea …

Photo courtesy of Facebook via WWF 


SeafoodSource Premium

Become a Premium member to unlock the rest of this article.

Become a member ›Already a member? Log In ›

Subscribe

Want seafood news sent to your inbox?

You may unsubscribe from our mailing list at any time. Diversified Communications | 121 Free Street, Portland, ME 04101 | +1 207-842-5500
None