First practical guide to protected areas for sharks and rays launched

“A Practical Guide to the Effective Design and Management of MPAs for Sharks and Rays” provides science-based advice on developing and maintaining MPAs for these species, which are increasingly threatened with extinction. The 52-page guide helps maximize the impact of spatial protection by outlining how to ensure the areas are well designed, implemented, managed and enforced for the long term. –   – The plight of sharks and rays is worsening. A quarter of all species are threatened with exti…

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First practical guide to protected areas for sharks and rays launched