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Tag Archives: AB 376
Tell Fisheries not to weaken our hard-fought shark conservation measures and open the floodgates to the shark fin trade in US states and in US waters. Comment now! Continue reading
The Honorable Edmund “Jerry” Brown Governor of California State Capitol Building Sacramento, CA 95814 Date: September 10, 2011 RE: AB 376: Shark Protection Act — SUPPORT Dear Governor Brown: I am writing to urge you to sign … Continue reading
Please call these Senators- especially if you are in their district- and ask them to support shark protection. Talking points on our home page link. The following five senators have publicly spoken out against AB 376, voted against AB 376 … Continue reading
Sacramento, August 25, by David McGuire, Director Sea Stewards Today the California Senate Appropriations Committee voted to support shark conservation efforts by banning the sale of shark fins. Scientists and conservationists believe that the rising demand for the dish in … Continue reading
From Sea Stewards KQED Quest Blog This week millions of viewer’s eyes will be turned to Shark Week, the Discovery Channel's most popular program. With shows like "Top Five Eaten Alive", "Killer Sharks and Rogue Sharks", the program continues to … Continue reading
California's Shark Fin Ban – AB 376 (Fong/Huffman) - HEARING DATE : 08/15/11 The Bill to protect sharks is in peril of being watered down. Pressure by Senators Leland Yee and Ted Lieu, and the hired guns of a prestigious lobby … Continue reading
Take Action Speak out to support AB 376 in California to help sharks locally and internationally! Support AB 376 (co-authors Assemblymembers Fong and Huffman), which would ban the possession of shark fins in California. For more information on shark … Continue reading
We are getting close to the Vote on the Shark Fin Bill. Please contact (and have others in these districts) contact members and respectfully ask that they vote yes on this legislation when it is heard on the Assembly Floor … Continue reading
The Shark Fin Bill will reduce demand for fins and will help enforcement in our ports. The Bill has passed the Assembly and Senate Committees and is going to the full Senate next week. We Must Act Today! Please support … Continue reading
KQED Forum Show on the State Shark Fin Ban flashvars="file=http://www.kqed.org/radio/archives/R201102160900.xml"></embed></object> A State shark fin ban is about sustainability. Supply cannot meet the demand. The California shark fin market is contributing to a world decimation of sharks. Sharks are important to … Continue reading