Al Jazeera: In pictures – Madagascar: On the hunt for sharks

Al Jazeera: In pictures – Madagascar: On the hunt for sharks
8
Jun

Driven by the collapse of local fisheries, increasing weather extremes and poverty, as well as the opportunity to earn money by selling shark fins and sea cucumbers to the Chinese market, the fishermen of southwest Madagascar have been leaving their homes in increasing numbers and migrating greater distances to places where they can still find productive fishing grounds.


See the full stunning photo story by Dr Garth Cripps published in Al Jazeera: In Depth: In Pictures: Madagascar: On the hunt for sharks


 

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