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Iceland resumes commercial whaling

Feature story | October 17, 2006 at 0:00

In Iceland, the whale watching industry contributes more to the national economy than commercial whaling did before it was put on hold in the '80s. Yet now, after 17 years, Iceland has officially resumed commercial whaling.

Whale watching and Caribbean Island tourism.

Publication | December 1, 2001 at 0:00

Whale watching is a billion dollar industry, practised in more than 87 different countries and territories world wide, attracting over nine million boat and land based participants per year. In 1998, the value of the global whale watching...

Maldives - Island Kingdom Under Change

Video | December 12, 2008 at 14:35

The Maldives, one of the lowest lying countries, is threatened by sea level rise. The first country to sign the Kyoto protocol in 1997 and is following the climate negotiations.

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