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Greenpeace Foundation: Dolphin Alert
Eastern Tropical Pacific have reduced the number of dolphins killed from 27,000 to fewer than 2100 annually," Leape explained. ... dolphins per year amounts to more cetacean kills than all whales killed by the world's whalers. What's wrong with this picture ... that in fact means that dolphins are harassed, netted, and even killed (but not reported); and Has ignored the three largest tuna companies ...
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SoundNet - If Adopted, RMS Would Lead Whaling Back to the Dark, Pre-Moratorium Days
History Repeating Itself? Whales have been slaughtered for commercial gain in unregulated ... nations killed tens of thousands of whales illegally. Immune from punishment or even investigation by the IWC, whose rules were too weak to ensure compliance, these nations killed protected ...
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The Pelagic Shark Research Foundation - Research - Methods
Monterey Bay and Eastern pacific often involve evidence of shark bites. Whales killed and subsequently abandoned by sated orcas (O. orca) are often foraged upon by blue sharks ...
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SoundNet - Whaling - A Bloody Business
Whales were slaughtered back in the bad old days of commercial whaling. And the total current population of Blue Whales represents about 1% of the over 350,000 Blue Whales killed ... 7434 170180 12449 143313 248801 2436 584613 Total Whales Killed 1910 - 1969 350255 807032 157399 209720 497068 ... stomach? Below is a Chart of the total whales killed between 1986 (when the moratorium supposedly came into ...
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Ocean Alliance - FAQ - Whales
Whales > About the Ocean Alliance > Whales > Right Whale Program > Voyage of the Odyssey > Cape Ann Whale Watch > Education Sperm Whales in the Bismarck Sea, Papua New Guinea. Photo: Chris Johnson WHALES Are whales ... whales were saved sometime back in the 1980's. Sadly however, hundreds of large whales and thousands of smaller whale species such as pilot whales, dolphins and porpoises, are killed ...
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Right Whales and Fishing Gear
Provincetown Harbor, MA, and subsequently killed with a bomb lance by the local fishermen (Allen, 1916). Entrapment in fishing gear such ... body and the tail stock. At present, disentanglement of right whales is the most effective method to rid right whales of gear. Disentangling whales is dangerous, difficult and often far from shore. Not ...
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Whales - History
Watching Whaling and Whalers in South Australia History From hunting... Over 26,000 Southern Right Whales were killed in Australian and New Zealand waters. 1791 First whale (Sperm Whale) taken in Australian waters by the crew of Britannia after unloading cargo and convicts. 1804 Whales were so common in ...
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Whales for Foxes from Artic Circle
ARCTIC CIRCLE, in its summer issue of 1992 Whales for Foxes from Artic Circle Thanks to subsistence hunting quotas ... at least fifty grey whales, scattered among bones and long strips of rotting flesh. The migrating grey whales are killed only a few ... a year. But only occasionally". Simply put, grey whales are not worth trouble. "Grey whales are dangerous", he explains. "They attack to ...
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General Information About Pilot Whales
Newfoundland waters. Whaling for this species in Newfoundland was done by driving groups of animals ashore, and one year in the mid-1950s about 10,000 were killed. Whaling was discontinued in 1972 because of decimated local stocks and poor markets for the meat, which was typically sold to fur farms. Female pilot whales ... time. Pilot whales are some of the noisiest whales in ...
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Nature group says humpback whales recovering, but other large sea animals suffering - Los Angeles Times
"Humpbacks and southern right whales are making a comeback in much of ... Atlantic right whales along the Eastern Seaboard, Perrin said. While hunting them is illegal, many continue to be wounded or killed ... killed each year in gill nets, the organization said. It estimated that only 150 are left in the wild. Noting the decline in hunts of whales ...
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