Session: S-147
Priorities and goals for conservation of elasmobranchs in Asia

Overexploitation of marine resources and habitat degradation has caused an enormous loss of marine biodiversity in the worlds’ oceans. While overfishing and habitat degradation have profoundly altered populations of marine animals, certain apex predator species groups such as sharks, rays and chimaeras (class Chondrichthyes, herein referred to as ‘sharks’) have been particularly targeted. An estimated one quarter of Chondrichthyan... [ view more ]

Dr. Shaili Johri
10:00 - 12:00 on Wednesday, 27th of June 2018