Fins and (Mis)fortunes: Managing shark populations for sustainability and food sovereignty

@article{BakerMdard2020FinsA,
  title={Fins and (Mis)fortunes: Managing shark populations for sustainability and food sovereignty},
  author={Merrill Baker-M{\'e}dard and Jacob Faber},
  journal={Marine Policy},
  year={2020},
  volume={113},
  pages={103805}
}

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