I'm David McGuire, a MoveOn member in Sausalito, CA. I started a petition to the CEO of Malaysia Airlines, which says:
Sharks are threatened worldwide, largely driven by the shark fin trade. As many as 100,000,000 sharks are being killed each year.1
Airlines play a major role in allowing import and export of illegal, unregulated, and unreported seafood products like shark fins.
Twenty-six other major air carriers have said they will not ship shark fin.2 Help save the world's and Malaysia's sharks by stopping this unsustainable trade.
1. "100 Million Sharks Killed Every Year, Study Shows On Eve of International Conference on Shark Protection," National Geographic, March 1, 2013
2. "With Fins Off Many Menus, A Glimmer of Hope for Sharks," Yale Environment 360, March 19, 2015
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