Silky sharks will gain greater protection after the vote. Photo: SCMP Pictures Silky sharks will gain greater protection after the vote. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Silky sharks will gain greater protection after the vote. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Greater protection for shark species as conservation vote passes

China and Japan were among the 30 nations that voted against the move from the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species

Silky sharks will gain greater protection after the vote. Photo: SCMP Pictures Silky sharks will gain greater protection after the vote. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Silky sharks will gain greater protection after the vote. Photo: SCMP Pictures
READ FULL ARTICLE