Could China become a partner in Galapagos marine conservation? Yolanda Kakabadse thinks so

In August this year, a fleet of around 300 Chinese fishing vessels attracted international attention when they congregated just outside Ecuador’s territorial waters around the famed Gal├ípagos Islands. Said to be fishing for squid, the fleet’s checkered past raised concerns about the possibility the ships were actually targeting sharks and other threatened species. While there … Continue reading Could China become a partner in Galapagos marine conservation? Yolanda Kakabadse thinks so