Japan Blocks Ocean Conservation Measures

Protesters outside a Santa Monica restaurant charged with illegally serving whale. George Peper Pacific nation leads fight to stop bans on commercial whaling, sharking finning, and overfishing tuna Not many filmmakers follow up an Academy Award-winning performance with an undercover sting operation. But in his continuing effort to stop the worldwide slaughter of dolphins, whales, […]

Battle to Preserve Baja’s Whale Nursery Celebrated, but Threats Remain

“….for there is no splendor greater than the gray when the light turns it to silver.” — Homero Aridjis, The Eye of the Whale Gray whales break the water’s surface in Laguna San Ignacio. photo: George Peper Ten years ago this month, the Mexican government — under intense pressure from environmentalists — announced it was […]