Marine Life

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Drowning in Sound Brochure Cover Drowning in Sound Brochure

Examination of the sources and impacts of human-generated ocean noise on the marine environment (French, Spanish, and German versions also available).

Frozen In Time Cover Frozen In Time

Details Norway’s commercial whaling, how the country undermines the International Whaling Commission ban on commercial whaling, exposes the growth of Norway’s overseas trade in whale products. These shipments – some of which have transited European ports en route to Japan – play a key role in sustaining the Norwegian whaling industry. by Pro Wildlife, OceanCare, and Animal Welfare Institute, 2016, 23 pages.

$14.00
Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy - Cover Improving Captive Marine Mammal Welfare in the United States: Science-Based Recommendations for Improved Regulatory Requirements for Captive Marine Mammal Care

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), the agency under the US Department of Agriculture responsible for implementing the Animal Welfare Act and its regulations, proposed a rule in February 2016 to amend the captive marine mammal handling and care regulations for the first time in more than 30 years. This review discusses the strengths and weaknesses of the current regulatory standards and these proposed amendments. It reviews at length existing research on marine mammal species commonly found in captivity and, based on that research, recommends modifying the proposed amendments in order to improve captive marine mammal...

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Marine Mammals Brochure Cover Marine Mammals Brochure

A look at the eight primary dangers faced by marine mammals as a result of human activities in the oceans.

Sea Turtles Brochure Cover Sea Turtles Brochure

Introduction to the various types of sea turtles, including their distribution and nesting habits, and a discussion of the threats they face and how we can help.

Sharks at Risk Brochure Cover (Photo by Dmitry Miroshnikov) Sharks at Risk Brochure

Overview of how overfishing and the fin trade is seriously depleting shark populations worldwide (Chinese version also available.)

Whales and Dolphins in Captivity Brochure Whales and Dolphins in Captivity Brochure

Examination of the captive dolphin industry and the harmful repercussions of “swim with dolphins” programs (French and Spanish versions also available).