Great news! I just read that the Government of Honduras has decided to create a sanctuary for Great White sharks! As stated in the article:
"The president of Honduras, Porfirio Lobo Sosa, enacted a decree in Roatan, Bay Islands, prohibiting the capture of white sharks. With this measure, the country has become the first bio-oceanic sanctuary of white sharks in Latin America."
I applaud and commend Mr. Sosa for doing this! To read more about this undertaking please click on the
Further research by this blog writer indicates that Honduras has also protected the "Whale Shark" species:
You can read about this by going to the following website: