All Publication Posts for Whales

IFAW Summary Briefing: Indian Ocean Whale Sanctuary
1st January 2002 by
In 1979, The International Whaling Commission declared the Indian Ocean (north of 55°S) a sanctuary. The sanctuary, which Read more »
Vocalisation rates of the North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis)
1st December 2001 by
Ship strikes have been identified as a major cause of mortality in modern times for the North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena Read more »
Whales & Fisheries
1st December 2001 by
The desire by some countries to lift the International Whaling Commission’s (IWC) moratorium on commercial whaling and Read more »
23rd August 2001 by
To reduce the risk of vessel collisions with right whales, three basic management measures, derivatives and combinations ther Read more »
Right Whale Acoustics: Practical Applications in Conservation
9th March 2001 by
Effective management to reduce human impacts on the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale requires improved survei Read more »
Whale Watching 2001
1st January 2001 by
Whale watching as a commercial endeavor — with important educational, environmental, scientific, and other socioeconomi Read more »