Thanks for choosing to Get Swimming to End Finning. Once you've set up your fundraising page at www.finathon.org you can download these FINtastic resources to help organize your Finathon® Challenge. Good Luck!
We've taken the facts and the stats so you can follow the journey of rubbish from in land right out to our ocean. Follow The Ugly Journey of our Trash to learn how different kinds of debris threaten marine life.
Project AWARE, Shark Advocates International, Humane Society International, IFAW, The Shark Trust, and Defenders of Wildlife are welcoming an unprecedented suite of proposals from Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) to list 21 species of rays and sharks on the CMS Appendices. Download your copy of relevant factsheets below and learn more:
Situated off the coast of Padang, West Sumatra is the little island of Sinjaru - completely ringed by a white sandy shoreline. Beneath the surface are coral-encrusted sea walls and a fringing reef that serves as home to myriad fish and other marine flora/fauna, both resident and pelagic. Also calling this little piece of island paradise home are a handful of hawksbill turtles that feed and frolic along the reef system just off the shore.