Keep up to date with all the latest shark news from around the world by clicking on the links below - these stories link to Shark Trust articles and other online news sources.
Please note: the views and opinions expressed on other websites do not necessarily reflect those of the Shark Trust.
28 Nov 2018
December is just around the corner and our Christmas Appeal has already hit 67% funded, Christmas has definitely come early for sharks!
20 Nov 2018
CROATIA// Fishing nations gathered for the annual meeting of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) have failed to address continued overfishing of mako sharks or strengthen the regional ban on shark finning.
31 Oct 2018
In the deepest darkest parts of our oceans lies a whole other world! One where ghosts, goblins and lanterns of a different kind dwell.
26 Oct 2018
ROME, ITALY// In a groundbreaking decision, fishing nations gathered for the annual meeting of the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) have adopted an EU proposal to strengthen the regional ban on “finning”.
21 Sep 2018
ESTONIA// Fishery managers have taken conservation action for the Greenland shark - the species thought to have the longest lifespan of any vertebrate. Image © Saul Gonor, Seapics.com.
25 Jul 2018
UK// We have a long history of working with responsible aquariums and we recognise the many positives that aquariums bring in changing attitudes and supporting marine conservation. We’re working with The Bear Grylls Adventure team to help develop education for their guests and to help build a conservation story into their new dive experience.
17 Jul 2018
WALES// In an exciting collaboration between fishers and conservationists, a new project focused on demystifying the threats and history of the Critically Endangered Angelshark off the coast of Wales, launches today. Image © Michael Sealey.
27 Jun 2018
WORLDWIDE//Our very latest Shark Focus Magazine (Issue 60) will be making its way to Shark Trust members soon.
17 May 2018
Over the last week the UK media has displayed an unhealthy fixation on sharks. This phenomenon is nothing new – 'White Sharks stalking British Beaches' tabloid stories have almost become an annual fixture of the British summer. However the willful ignorance of facts in this week’s headlines is concerning.
20 Apr 2018
UK// A year after denouncing Turkey for the landing of 30 Endangered Giant Devil Rays, the Shark League is applauding the country for announcing protections for this and 13 other species of rays and sharks.