Whalers try to challenge competency of IWC

On the 30th April 1998, the North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission (NAMMCO), issued a press release entitled, 'International Observation of Whaling and Sealing'.

WDCS Letter to 'Nature'

The following letter appeared in the April edition of the science magazine 'Nature'.

Whither Whaling

Mark Simmonds and Christopher Stroud
Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society
Alexander House, James St. West, Bath BA1 2BT

Makah plan first hunt

WDCS has received reports that the Makah tribe of Washington State, USA have made plans to initiate a hunt beginning in October of 1998.

Venues of 1998 sponsored walks

For more information about the nearest Walk for British Whales and Dolphins event in your area, copies of the official sponsorship form or further information about the campaign telephone the 'dolphin hotline' on 01225 867770. Or write to:

Michael Auton
Walk for Whales and Dolphins 1998
Freepost SN863
BA15 1YA

To find out the location of your nearest sponsored walk please download the attached file.


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