Lingnan University Conservation Talk

Fantastic 1st time for Hong Kong Shark Foundation 香港護鯊會to teach college students at Lingnan University in Hong Kong 🇭🇰 and we were thoroughly impressed with their enthusiasm and engagement. Over 80 students attended our “Sharks In Crisis” 🦈 talk as part of Lingnan University’s “Science, Society and Sustainability Series 2021“. As educators a.k.a. farmers planting…

The 2nd Aquatic Life Conference

  HKSF looks forward to Dr Sylvia Earle speaking next week at The Aquatic Life Institute’s “The 2nd Aquatic Life Conference” on November 15 at 1 pm CET (Central European Time) 8 am Hong Kong 🇭🇰 time. Our own executive director Andrea Richey will speak on Thursday, November 18 @ 8:30 pm Hong Kong 🇭🇰…

CUHK Shark Heroes

  THANK YOU ❤️ to the amazing students of @thinkoceancuhk @thinkoceanhku for inviting HKSF to speak at your school’s ocean conservation organisation to raise awareness about sharks 🦈 and the ocean. HKSF so appreciates working with bright and promising youth. We are very excited and hopeful about collaboration in the future and working with these…

SHARKTOBER Beach Cleanup

  Nice Hong Kong Shark Foundation 香港護鯊會 SHARKTOBER beach cleanup yesterday with students from American International School, Hong Kong , ESF Island School and Independent Schools Foundation Academy kindly raising awareness about shark conservation. HKSF discussed the relation between plastics and micro plastics, how apex predators sharks have high levels of lead, mercury and arsenic…

Colombian Authorities Seized 3,493 Shark Fins and 117 kilos (258 pounds) of Fish Swim Bladders at Bogota’s El Dorado International Airport

        Colombian authorities seized 3,493 shark fins and 117 kilos (258 pounds) of fish swim bladders at Bogota’s El Dorado International Airport that were bound for Hong Kong, the capital’s government said Friday Sept 24. Thanks to amazing marine biologist Diego Cardeñosa‘s important DNA testing work, it allowed Columbia authorities to identify quickly…

SIGN Shark Allies petition!

SIGN Shark Allies petition! Please sign & support this important Shark Allies petition and #SharkFreeVaccines initiative to stop the unsustainable use of shark liver oil in Covid vacines. Full details below…. “The continued pressure on shark populations, to satisfy the shark products trade is not sustainable, no matter whether the sharks were first caught for…