Bahamas Shark Sanctuary
elebrating one year since the government of the Bahamas announced that all commercial shark fishing in the approximately 630,000 square kilometers (243,244 square miles) of the country’s waters is now prohibited, establishing a national Bahamas Shark Sanctuary.
The Bahamas National Shark Sanctuary permanently protects more than 40 shark species in Bahamian waters.
Read more about the sanctuary on PEW’s website.
Thanks again to all those involved in this legislation!