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Ric O'Barry testifies today before the National Marine Fisheries Service against the import of eighteen captive belugas from Russia.
Rachel Larivee from Canada reports on the historic demonstration in front of Marineland calling for the notorious facillity to be closed down.
Sakura, our volunteer Japanese Cove Monitor, reports that no major dolphin kills occurred this weekend in Taiji.
The Georgia Aquarium wants to import eighteen belguas caught in the wild, but almost half the belugas kept in the aquariums supporting the permit have died in captivity.
One of Japan's foremost protector of dolphins and a great friend and colleague, Sakae Hemmi of Elsa Nature Conservancy, spoke recently with Elizabeth Batt about her studies of mercury in dolphin meat.
Sadly, more pilot whales were herded into the Cove today, according to our volunteer Cove Monitor Sakura.
Our Japanese Cove Monitor Sakura tells us about the rounding up of bottlenose dolphins in Taijji, apparently just for captivity.
Last week, when Ric was in the Philippines, he conducted an investigation of a so-called dolphin rehabilitation center.