An oil spill in these unpredictable waters would spell tragedy for Alaskan wildlife; Here’s why.
Posts Categorized: Whales
Defenders files petition with National Marine Fisheries Service to protect endangered North Atlantic right whales from getting killed by boats.
Last week brought some bad news for belugas when scientists from NOAA’s Alaska Fisheries Science Center announced the 2011 estimate for the endangered Cook Inlet beluga–the second lowest on record.
After years of court battles and advocacy efforts by Defenders and its partners, the federal government proved yesterday that it means business when it comes to protecting highly endangered right whales.
Alejandra Goyenechea’s week in Jamaica was time well spent for marine conservation. Here’s a recap from both meetings in Montego Bay last week to discuss protecting wildlife in the wider Caribbean region.