PBS NewsHour

Dolphins used as bait for sharks

Clip: 10/20/2013 | 1m 51s

ITV News has obtained footage proving - for the first time - that fishermen in South America are illegally hunting dolphins. Environmentalists believe thousands of the animals are slaughtered every year, with their meat being used as bait for sharks. The practice was filmed 100 kilometres off the coast of Peru.

Aired: 10/20/13

Rating: NR

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