Image for Simon Reeve with fishermen who catch and 'fin' sharks

Simon Reeve with fishermen who catch and 'fin' sharks

Duration: 02:33

Travelling through Mozambique for the BBC Two series ‘Indian Ocean with Simon Reeve’, Simon meets a group of fishermen who are catching and ‘finning’ sharks. Sharks are the most important fish in the sea but the trade is decimating numbers, with millions killed every year for their fins which are considered a delicacy in East Asia.

Available since: Thu 19 Apr 2012


Simon Reeve
Andrew Carter
Andrew Carter
Executive Producer
Sam Bagnall
Simon Reeve

This clip is from

Indian Ocean with Simon Reeve South Africa to Zanzibar

Simon visits South Africa, Mozambique and Zanzibar, swimming with sharks on the way.

First broadcast: 22 Apr 2012

Image for South Africa to Zanzibar Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.