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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘whaling’

Pamela Anderson Saving Faroe Islands Pilot Whales

Actress Pamela Anderson, along with a handful of other celebrities, are joining roughly 500 volunteers on the Faroe Islands in the remote North Atlantic, in an attempt to stop the mass slaughter of pilot whales. “Operation GrindStop” was initiated to save more than 1,000 pilot whales, which are among the largest members of the dolphin family. Locally, the culling of …

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Whale Hunts To Continue In Pacific Ocean

In spite of a worldwide ban on whaling, Japanese whalers have managed to find loopholes that allow them to hunt in the name of research. Although the whalers claim that they are only killing whales as research, they also harvest and sell the meat. The International Court of Justice recently determined that the whales being hunted by Japanese whalers in …

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