Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Dear friends.....

You can help put an end to shark finning in New Zealand waters. Cutting fins off live sharks is already illegal but it's still legal to kill sharks just for their fins and then dump their bodies back in the sea. In New Zealand!

New Zealand needs to join close to 100 countries and states around the world (including Australia, the EU and US) that have already banned shark finning.

Right now the NZ government is reviewing its laws around shark fishing and conservation, and has asked for public submissions. You can use this simple form on the Greenpeace website to tell them you want an immediate ban on shark finning in NZ waters:

http://greenpe.ac/for-the-sharks

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