Sharks and rays are facing increasing anthropogenic pressure globally, including in the Pacific. However, data on their status and biodiversity are lacking for many Pacific Large Ocean Island States. This study aimed to construct a species checklist for the sharks and rays occurring in the Solomon Islands, review the human interactions with these species, and present a synthesis of their conservation status.
|Publisher||Solomon Islands Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology|
|Modified||08 June 2021|
|Release Date||08 June 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Solomon Islands|
|Author||S. HyltonA,B,D, W. T. WhiteC and A. ChinB / Pacific Conservation Biology|
|Contact Name||S. Hylton|