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Petition with thousands of signatures delivered to President Luis Guillermo Solís urging Costa Rica to support the protection of silky sharks at upcoming international convention

Inclusion of the shark species in CITES Appendix II could reduce its overfishing San José, Costa Rica (Septiembre 20, 2016). Environmentalists delivered a petition with 15,002 signatures to the...
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Costa Rican NGOs denounce Government’s irresponsible attitude towards marine conservation

Environmental groups denounce marine conservation setback. Irresponsible position pointed out of government when negotiating agreements with fishing sector. Agreements put sustainability of fishing activities at risk Government yields to...
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Endangered Hammerhead Shark Fins Exported from Costa Rica, Touch Down Illegally in U.S. en Route to Hong Kong In Violation of Endangered Species Act

Endangered Hammerhead Shark Fins Exported from Costa Rica, Touch Down Illegally in en Route to Hong Kong In Violation of Endangered Species Act San Jose, Costa Rica (April...
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