Disappearing Whales: Korea's Inconvenient Truth

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Publication - 2012-09-19
As a party to the International Whaling Commission (IWC), South Korea has banned whaling since 1986 and neither scientific whaling nor subsistence whaling is practiced. Domestic sales of whale products, however, are allowed if the whale is accidentally caught and killed in a fishing gear (bycatch) and Korea reports about 80 whales a year taken as by-catch.

Disappearing Whales in South Korea

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(Unregistered) Soundbwoylove says:

It's wrong to Kill Whales,should'nt be Eating them unless,Your village needs to Survive on it,that's understandable ;o)) murders Stop kill...

Posted 2012-10-21 at 13:38 Flag abuse Reply

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