- Pressure is on to lift whaling ban. Holmes, Bob; Graham-Rowe, Duncan // New Scientist;6/18/2005, Vol. 186 Issue 2504, p6
The article informs that the annual global dust-up over whale hunting is about to kick off again. Next week, the International Whaling Commission (IWC), which regulates whaling, meets in South Korea. As ever, pro-whaling nations Japan, Norway and Iceland will push for an end to the moratorium...
- Japan kills 211 whales. // Asian Pacific Post;8/28/2008, p33
The article reports that the Japanese Fisheries Agency found Japanese whaling ships to have killed 211 whales.
- Whatever happened to "SAVE THE WHALES"? Chadwick, Douglas H. // Sierra;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p52
The article discusses the commercial whaling industry. A history is presented of the industry including a detailed listing of the different types of whales sought during different time periods. The International Whaling Commission (IWC) global ban on commercial whaling is described. Japan's...
- DIARY DATES. // BOYZ;3/3/2011, Issue 1018, p30
A calendar of events in Great Britain for March 11-April 17, 2011 is presented which includes New East Bloc to feature 80s and 90s music with disc jockeys Dave Kendrick and Jeffrey Hinton, the annual Green Party at Arcadia with the XXL lads, and the participation of G-A-Y's Jeremy Joseph to the...
- Whale Of A War Off Iceland A battle at sea on the eve of a summit to save the leviathans. // Time;7/9/1979, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p45
The article offers information on a whaling incident off the coast of Iceland, wherein the international conservation group Greenpeace International had tried to stop a whaling ship named Hvalu-8 from catching fin whales. It says that the ship was able to catch one and took it to a whaling...
- Hit the Road, Japan. // Greenpeace Update;Spring2008, p3
The article reports on the 10-day search for Japan's whaling fleet in the Antarctic waters by the Greenpeace ship Esperanza. The ship confronted the whaling fleet in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary. They engaged in a high speed chase over hundreds of miles through fog and rough areas. The...
- The Truth About Soviet Whaling. Berzin, Alfred A. // Marine Fisheries Review;2008, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p4
The article discusses the illegalities and destructive whaling in Russia. It notes that whaling business was one of the most dangerous professions because whalers entered into single combat with a whale and were not always the winners. However, it elaborates that sperm whale catches were...
- Industry PR effort nears 1st $$ hurdle. Hall, Ron // Landscape Management;Aug2003, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p15
Reports on the achievement of the financial goal of the Evergreen Foundation Advocacy Council in the U.S. Success of the fund raising campaign; Formation of a broad-based landscaping industry coalition; Members of the EFAC executive committee.
- Environmental Group Seeks Cruise Ship Cleanup. Lewis, Connie // San Diego Business Journal;9/1/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 35, p7
Focuses on the search of the environmental group on support for federal legislation that would regulate cruise ships dumping wastewater near the coastline in San Diego, California. Provision of the Clean Water Act; Misconception on the Clean Air Act; Growth of the cruise line industry.