HONG KONG-ENVIRONMENT-SPECIES-SHARK [Indignación por estas imágenes de cientos de tiburones masacrados en China (FOTOS)]

HONG KONG-ENVIRONMENT-SPECIES-SHARK

Shark fins drying in the sun cover the roof of a factory building in Hong Kong on January 2, 2013. Environmentalists and other concerned groups have raised concerns that the over-harvesting of fins is causing an enviormental calamity. Hong Kong is one of the world’s biggest markets for shark fins, which are used to make soup that is an expensive staple at Chinese banquets. AFP PHOTO / Antony DICKSON