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SFFC has received numerous inquiries regarding the political state of Calgary’s Shark Fin By-law.  Here’s a quick recap: July 2012 – City Council voted 13-2 in favour of drafting the by-law as public demand was significant, as evidenced by the presentation of over 12,000 signatures in support on an ink & paper petition and a […]


For almost two years Shark Fin Free Calgary has been asked to release it’s restaurant list … the time has come!
We are pleased to advise that our efforts have prompted several restaurants to remove shark fin from their menus.

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Shark Fin Free Calgary is proud to announce we will be launching a certification program for local restaurants to become Certified Shark Fin Free!
Do you own a restaurant?
Would you like to become Certified Shark Fin Free?
Please contact us


On May 8th, 2013 the City of Calgary’s Community and Protective Services Committee (CPS) met to review the recommendations of the Calgary Council formed Shark Fin Task Force. It was also the first time that members of the public were allowed to address Aldermen to voice their concerns and desired action by Calgary City Councilors. […]


After almost 2 years of campaigning for shark protection locally via public education & outreach as well as working with City Council to promote the adoption of a Shark Fin by-law, the time has come for YOU to speak!

9:30am on Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

March 29, 2013

Revolution, the film

SFFC had the pleasure of being invited to preview Rob Stewart’s new film REVOLUTION. Here’s what our team thought…

January 25, 2013

Attend the Final Vote

Monday, January 28th, 2013 @ 9:00am – 10:30/11:00am
Calgary City Hall: 800 McLeod Trail SE, Calgary Alberta…

January 22, 2013

Call your Alderman

Since we are now past Fridays close of business please follow the link to email your Alderman your support!

October 3, 2012

Rob Stewart in Calgary

The film maker that inspired us all, creator of Sharkwater, Rob Stewart, was in Calgary today to promote his new book today. SFFC was thrilled to participate…

August 12, 2012

Marda Gras Festival

Did you miss us at the festival today? Check out our sharks working the crowd, hugging Alderman John Mar and belly dancing…