International Affairs
11 December 2015 , Volume 71, Number 6

Vast swathes of the seas are being declared protected areas to preserve marine life. But they are not fully protected and are only a small part of the solution


Dr Susan Gubbay, independent expert on the policy and management of marine protected areas 


Hundreds of shark fins dry out on the dock at Manta in Ecuador. The trade in shark fins is banned under international conventions

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