Ecuador creates Galápagos marine sanctuary to protect sharks

Iguana, Galapagos. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


Ecuador has created a new marine sanctuary in the Galápagos Islands that will offer protection to the world’s greatest concentration of sharks.

Some 15,000 square miles (38,000 sq km) of the waters around Darwin and Wolf – the most northern islands – will be made off limits to all fishing…

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