Tag Archives: Whaling

Vital Marine Habitats Being Destroyed by Illegal Fishing Practices, Harmful Subsidies, Speakers Warn at United Nations Ocean Conference

Speakers in the United Nations Ocean Conference today tackled ways to combat illegal fishing practices that were destroying vital marine habitats, as well as eliminate the $35 billion in harmful subsidies that had led to …

Answer – IWC refusal to establish a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic – E-008152/2016

In its Decision of 19 December 2011(1), the Council stated that the overarching objective of the Union in relation to the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is to ensure an effective international regulatory framework …

Donald Trump looms large over Malcolm Turnbull's talks with Japan's Shinzo Abe

The best cruises for stunning travel photos

Cruising and photography may seem curious partners, …

Shark-on-shark attacks spark fears that massive predator is on…

A giant shark is being blamed for two attacks off the Westcountry coast while fishermen were reeling in other shark catches.

Pictures taken by the crew on the Atlantis, based in Newquay, show the gruesome …