U.S. government opposed to state-level fin bans, may preempt them
A note in today's Federal Register shows that the National Marine Fisheries Service, the Federal agency responsible for managing U.S. fishing, takes major legal and philosophical issues with a series of state-level shark fin bans that have passed in recent years and may even be taking action to preempt them.More information here: http://www.southernfriedscience.com/?p=14882 (http://www.southernfriedscience.com/?p=14882)
Supporters are now helping to
Have you noticed how so many campaigns against the slaughter of dolphins and whales seem to just duplicate each other? Similar petitions, pledge and information drives from different countries often run indistinctly together confusing supporters and diminishing their effectiveness. Unintentional but crucial to the success of campaigns. Wouldn't it be great to have a convergence point where…
Whale Call Project believes that the Faroese people and foreign consumers have the right to know about the hazards of eating whale meat and blubber to be able to make intelligent decision about the matter. It is the Faroese government's moral obligation to tell the whole truth about contaminated whale meat and implement measures to save people's lives. And we hope that the truth will…
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