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Norway Whaling

PHOTOS: Could This Be The End Of Norwegian Whaling?

Posted 05.30.2013 | Green

From National Geographic Magazine: In his five decades as a whaler, Kristiansen has weathered many a storm, both at sea and on land. He lived throu...

A Win for the Whales in Morocco?

Deborah Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Deborah Bassett

Japan is certainly feeling the pressure to put an end to its barbaric whaling practices. Of course, one cannot expect miracles from a country that referred to whales as the "cockroaches of the sea."

Whaling Commission Proposes Limited Commercial Whale Hunts

AP | JAY ALABASTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TOKYO -- The International Whaling Commission has proposed allowing whales to be hunted under strict quotas, bringing the world a step closer to the f...

U.S. Leads New Bid To Phase Out Whaling

The New York Times | John M. Broder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The United States is leading an effort by a handful of antiwhaling nations to broker an agreement that would limit and ultimately end wh...

New Zealand On Whaling: Allow Nations To Kill Limited Number Of Whales

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Allowing whaling nations to kill a limited number of the animals is the only way ensure control, New Zealand's representative on the issue has said....