Great Blue Wild - series 2 - Episode 2

Great Blue Wild

Palau is a tiny country with a big story. In 2009, this island nation in the middle of the western Pacific Ocean created the world's first shark sanctuary to protect more than 100 shark species from reckless overfishing and the brutal practice of commercial shark finning. Then, in 2014, Palau once again led the way. It established the world's largest marine sanctuary - a no-go zone for foreign commercial fisheries nearly the size of California. But keeping illegal fishing fleets at bay is not easy. Palau is involved in a battle at sea - the outcome of which could determine the future of this island paradise.
Aired:
Oct 15, 2021
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