All Publication Posts for Seals

An Overview of the Economic Importance of Canada’s Commercial Seal Hunt
1st January 2008 by
The recent implementation of a number of national bans on the importation of seal products, the on-going discussions of addit Read more »
An Illustrated Guide to the Tools used to Kill Seals in Canada’s Commercial Seal
1st September 2007 by
This document describes the various tools used for killing seals in Canada's commercial seal hunt. The MMR, and the informati Read more »
Seals and Sealing in Canada 2007
1st April 2007 by
The Canadian harp seal hunt is a competitive activity, carried out over an extensive area, and under very unpredictable condi Read more »
Variation in Ice Cover on the East Coast of Canada, February-March, 1969-2006: I
24th February 2007 by
While sea ice cover has varied cyclically since 1969, nine of the past eleven years(1996-2006) have been characterized by bel Read more »
2007 Atlantic Sealing Regulatory Review Comments from IFAW
15th February 2007 by
In response to DFO's request for input on the 2007 Atlantic Sealing Regulatory Review, and following our meeting of 5 Februar Read more »
An Investigation of the Effects of Uncertainty on Canadian Harp Seal Management
1st January 2006 by
This study investigates the behaviour of the Canadian government's current management procedures for harp seals. These pr Read more »