Latest shark fin seizure in Hong Kong

Another huge shark fin seizure in HK! This time nearly 2 tonnes of dried shark fins believed to be from endangered species worth an estimated HK$1.45 million (US$187,000) was found hidden in a shipping container arriving in Hong Kong from Indonesia on Monday November 9. We must work harder to educate people to say NO…

Shooting-It-Raw podcast interviews HKSF- Being a caring nuisance to save sharks

Awesome “Shooting-It-Raw” podcast interview by the insightful and compassionate interviewer Ran Elfassy. Honoured to have our Executive Director Andrea Richey be chosen to talk about our shark conservation work at Hong Kong Shark Foundation. Grateful to Ran for helping us raise awareness about how 1/3 of sharks are near extinction with over 100 million killed…

Localhood interviews HKSF about Sai Ying Pun neighborhood and shark fin trade

Know your neighbor: Andrea Richey Her eyes fire up as she explains that 50% of the 100 million sharks are killed every year for their fins, land in our neighbourhood, the Sai Ying Pun or Sheung Wan dried fish market or sea food restaurants. She volunteers for the Hong Kong Shark Foundation… Full article: https://www.localhood.org/single-post/2017/12/01/know-your-neighbor-andrea-richey…