Philosophical-Legal Considerations for Ending Japanese Hunting of Small Cetaceans
Contributor(s):: Emily Claire Sipes
Japan persists as one of the few countries in the world partaking in the hunting of cetaceans, the branch of the animal kingdom that includes whales, dolphins and porpoises. The International Whaling Commission’s 1986 moratorium on commercial whaling has established...
[Sea mammals have an enormous impact on people]
Contributor(s):: Geerligs, S.
Les tueries de dauphins en Mediterranee ou l'impossible rationalisation d'un massacre (XIXe Siece- Milieu XXe Siecle).
Contributor(s):: Faget, Daniel
Summary of the Workshop on Harbor Porpoise Mortalities and Human Interactions
Contributor(s):: Nancy J. Haley, Andrew J. Read
Sixty-four harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)strandings were reported from Maine to North Carolina between January and June, 1993 (Table I, Figure I). Fifty of these harbor porpoises stranded in the Mid-Atlantic region (New York - North Carolina) between 23 February and IS May 1993 (Figures...