More than 200 protesters took their call for the Western Australian State Government to abandon its shark catch-and-kill policy to the Premier’s door yesterday, demonstrating outside his West Perth office. Why all the fuss? In an open letter to an online newspaper, one of the organisers of the recent demonstration at Perth’s Cottesloe beach, explains.
Not sure if you have been aware, but Western Australia government have announced that they want to cull their sharks by installing baited hooks off Perth’s popular beaches in response to seven fatal shark attacks in three years. Shark fishermen will patrol WA waters and kill any tiger, bull or great white shark bigger than…
Another reason that we like Shark Savers is that they are also involved in protecting Manta Rays, something that is an important part of the environment in Two Fish Divers Lembongan where we have almost-permanent sightings of these fantastic creatures.
Hot on the heels of the success that we reported last week about Shark Savers Campaign to Stop Shrk Fin Soup, just in is news that China bans shark fin dinners for officials!!
We like Shark Savers and we think that you should too. We just received their 2013 end-of-year summary, here is an extract about their Shark Fin Soup campaign.
We are now 100% Aware in Support of Environmental Conservation! Last week we introduced the 100% Aware program from the Project AWARE Foundation in all of our resorts. This means that we will make a donation to Project AWARE of $5-10 for every student who completes a recreational scuba diving certification course with us in…
Celebrating Historic Decisions for Sharks and Rays yesterday at CITES when all five marine proposals to protect sharks and rays received a majority vote! Read more about this victory from Project Aware Updates, and keep up to date with Two Fish Conservation Projects.
Join Leonardo DiCaprio + Project AWARE to Protect Sharks – didn’t know that Leo is a diver, but excellent support for a great cause! http://www.e-activist.com/ea-campaign/action.handleViewInBrowser.do?ea.campaigner.email=j02ismnTN4hlGMcA8dUJ%2F3fmSpz4mczo&broadcastId=25238&templateId=17861 Find out more about Marine Conservation with us, and keep an eye on our conservation blog at Project Aware.