Congratulations and thank you to the people and government of the Marshall Islands.
And do you want to know what they are protecting? Here is a video from the Marshall Islands Conservation Society and HD Under H2O:
Again, congrats, Marshall Islands!!!
And it is time for the United States to do something similar. Shark Defenders started a petition on the Obama White House website that calls for a "ban the sale, trade, and possession of shark and shark products, including shark fin." As of this writing it needs 1,800 more signatures to reach the level that will guarantee a response from the president.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN THE PETITION