Students from the Palm Beach Maritime Academy draw awareness to shark finning at the 2011 Lake Worth Street Painting Festival.  The United States has banned the practice of removing fins from sharks but it continues in many places around the world.

Students from the Palm Beach Maritime Academy draw awareness to shark finning at the 2011 Lake Worth Street Painting Festival. The United States has banned removing fins from sharks, but the practice continues in many places around the world. Image courtesy of Exploring the Submerged New World 2011 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

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