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Unformatted text preview: certain area of the country or country is determined by a special committee commission setup. For example in the United States, the whaling program is managed by the Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission which reports to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.-Are some whale populations healthy enough to harvest again? This is where much of the controversy lies. There is no scientific data on exactly how many whale stocks have recovered. People believe that the restrictions placed on whale hunting have caused the decline in commercial fish stocks and that the practice of whaling would help revive commercial fish stocks. While others, such as animal rights activists, believe whaling should always be banned....
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2011 for the course FW 110 taught by Professor Batie,r during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08