Japan had aimed to kill 850 minke whales and 50 fin whales on its annual hunt, but the total catch for the year came to 551 minke whales with no fin whales due to a series of offshore protests.Still a lot of whales killed, but that's about 350 whales that might have died that didn't.
Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Slightly Somewhat Positive Whale News (I Think)
Just caught this on Yahoo news. Apparently protesters were able to significantly disrupt Japanese "research" whaling this season: