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Actress Pamela Anderson, who arrived on the remote North Atlantic archipelago in recent days, is set to be joined by 500 volunteers who will patrol the ocean and beaches around the islands to try to block the killing of pilot whales, members of the dolphin family. #Grindstop2014
Manmade climate change is the main driver behind the unexpected emergence of a group of bacteria in northern Europe which can cause gastroenteritis, new research by a group of international experts shows.
HOUSTON (AP) — A group of 30 Chinese fishermen sued ConocoPhillips in U.S. federal court on Monday, claiming their livelihoods have been greatly impacted by two oil spills last year from the company's offshore drilling operations in northeastern China.
BURLINGTON POST – The shark-fin soup issue came swimming into community development committee waters Monday night riling at least one member who believes local municipalities are not the place to deal with it.
ased on the scientific advice by the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) and with the active support of the EU, NASCO decided to maintain the prohibition of mixed-stock fisheries off the coast of Greenland and Faroe Islands. No commercial fishing will take place there from 2012 to 2014 – heralding the first time that NASCO has adopted multi-annual conservation measures.
America's Seaworld company is being accused of not doing enough to protect its kilelr whale trainers after documents filed with the New York Stock Exchange admit more injuries and deaths are a possibility.
"The government will not react unless we give them actual data," said Jabado, as she raced to take genetic samples from the sharks before their carcasses were carted off and fins auctioned to the highest bidder.
Surfers for Cetaceans, Women for Whales and Be As One Foundation were once again together for the International Whale Celebration…. uniting in Panama last week at the same time the 64th annual meeting International Whaling Commission (IWC) was discussing the fate of our whales and oceans.
Alaska's Congressional delegation has introduced legislation calling for the U.S. Department of Commerce to set catch limits for Alaska Native whaling communities if the International Whaling Commission fails to act on a request for a six-year extension of current quotas.
The current limits are set to expire at the end of the year.