VIDEO: Update on Russian Western Gray Whale Research

International Fund for Animal Welfare Russia director Masha Vorontsova speaks about IFAW campaign efforts to protect the critically endangered western gray whale.

The International Fund for Animal Welfare research expedition starts its work at the north-east of the Sakhalin Island to take photo-Id of the critically endangered western gray whales and to monitor any distraction from the off-shore oil development potentially damaging to the western gray whale at their feeding grounds. IFAW Russia director Masha Vorontsova speaks about IFAW campaign efforts to protect the western gray whale. Expedition members will send regular blogs from the field in the upcoming two months...Stay tuned.

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Anonymous
3 years ago

[...] thanks to IFAW for permission to republish this piece, which originally appeared on their blog, IFAWAnimalWire, on July 7, 2011. Advocates for Animals, Partner Blogs, Posts, Threatened and Endangered [...]

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