TITLE

Whale Watch

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Current Events;3/22/2010, Vol. 109 Issue 20, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a debate on whether killer whales should be kept in captivity. The said debate is driven by three attacks that involved Tilikum, a male orca. Two of such attacks killed a trainer at a marine park in British Columbia and a man who trespassed in SeaWorld Orlando in Florida in 1999. The other attack injured trainer Dawn Brancheau after he was drowned by Tilikum, scaring spectators and other trainers in SeaWorld.
ACCESSION #
48851796

 

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