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Working with recreational fishers

Throughout 2016 we have continued to work with sportfishing charter vessels who take paying clients on fishing trips in the Canary Islands. After successfully launching the best-practice guide to release Angelsharks in Gran Canaria and Tenerife, we have expanded our work to the neighbouring island of Fuerteventura. During regular visits to the sport fishing charter vessels in … Continue reading Working with recreational fishers

Saving angels: new plan aims to conserve Critically Endangered Angelshark

Collaborative strategy launches to protect species in its last stronghold An Action Plan to save one of the world’s most threatened shark species from extinction was today unveiled by a partnership of leading conservation organisations. Once widespread throughout the Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea, the unusual Angelshark (Squatina squatina) has suffered severe declines over the … Continue reading Saving angels: new plan aims to conserve Critically Endangered Angelshark