2014 IFAW Reducing risk of collisions with whales

2014 IFAW Reducing risk of collisions with whales

This leaflet, created in cooperation with the Belgian federal government, contains 5 steps to help maritime vessels avoid collisions with whales. It also contains a letter from the late Belgian IWC Commissioner Frederic Chemay. Mr. Chemay’s dedication to this work will continue to inspire everyone working to reduce harmful collisions between whales and ships.

Experts

Brian Sharp, Emergency Relief Officer, Stranding Coordinator
Manager, Marine Mammal Rescue and Research
Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova, Senior Advisor to the IFAW Marine Conservation
Senior Advisor to the IFAW Marine Conservation Program
Matt Collis, Director, International Policy
Director, International Policy
Patrick Ramage, Program Director, Whales
Program Director, Marine Conservation