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A Recent Study by Rapid Asia: Are you Eating Endangered Sharks?

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11 Mar 2024

Rapid Asia's recent study shows that many shark species are at risk of extinction, with Thailand being a significant market for shark fin consumption. Despite a decline in demand over recent years, many consumers in Thailand still unknowingly eat endangered sharks. DNA testing identified fins from threatened species in Thai markets. The study calls for improved traceability, monitoring, DNA testing, and further research to protect these vulnerable species...

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