Recent Shark Sanctuaries and Other Protections

Recent Shark Sanctuaries and Other Protections

Reef SharkOver the past two years several nations have enacted new laws and initiatives to help protect sharks. These include:

  • Palau National Shark Sanctuary
  • Maldives National Shark Sanctuary
  • Hawaii Shark Retention Ban
  • Honduras/Palau Shark Sanctuary Challenge
  • Northern Mariana Islands Shark Retention Ban
  • Guam Shark Retention Ban
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