Friday, 16 July 2010

Protect sharks before it's too late




Very few pictures sum up the plight of sharks quite as well as Alex Hofford's photos of the shark processing factory at Kesen-numa City, Japan.

Unless sharks are given some form of worldwide protection within the next couple of years or so it is looking increasingly likely that we will lose the vast majority of this facinating and ecologically vital species forever.

See more of Alex Hofford's disturbing pictures here -