CITES plenary today accepted Committee recommendations to list five species of highly traded sharks under the CITES Appendices, along with those for the listing of both manta rays and one species of sawfish.
See on www.sciencedaily.com
- CITES 2013: Take Action for Sharks and Rays (myoceannews.wordpress.com)
- Historic day for shark preservation (independent.ie)
- Historic vote protects sharks and manta rays at CITES (wwf.panda.org)
- NOAA – Sharks and Manta Rays Receive Protection Under CITES (bespacific.com)