Whales & Fisheries

Whales & Fisheries

The desire by some countries to lift the International Whaling Commission’s (IWC) moratorium on commercial whaling and cull, i.e. kill, more whales comes at a time of widespread decline in commercially important fish stocks, and corresponding declines in commercial fisheries.

Experts

Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova, Regional Director, Russia & CIS
Regional Director, Russia & CIS
IFAW Japan Representative
IFAW Japan Representative
Patrick Ramage, Program Director, Whales
Program Director, Whales