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The Shark and Ray Global Meat Network: A Deep Dive into a Global Affair


Villasante, S. et al. (including Pita, P.) (2021).


The decline of sharks and rays is a contributing factor to the deterioration of our ocean, and symptomatic of much wider marine  overexploitation. In order to deal with the situation before it’s too late, we need a much better understanding of the opaque and complex global trade of their products.


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2021, Technical Reports
Gillian Ainsworth, Pablo Pita, Sebastián Villasante