Canadian Seal Hunt: No Management and No Plan

Publication - 9 March, 2005
This report provides an historical and ecological background against which the scientific justifiability and ecological sustainability of the current and proposed future Canadian harp seal hunts can be evaluated. In particular, it documents the diversity of threats facing seal populations, including the commercial hunt itself, and discusses the known and perceived interactions of harp seals with other components of the ecosystem and with commercial fisheries.

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