The Global Agenda on Whaling

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During a week in which two wandering whales made international headlines, we’ll be discussing other whale related issues including this week’s meeting of the International Whaling Commission in Alaska. Even with a moratorium on commercial whaling in place since 1986, more than two-thousand whales were caught last year. Also, Delta and Dawn, the two humpback whales that took a wrong turn into the Sacramento River, were reportedly spotted last night by a fishing vessel in the Pacific Ocean.



  • Patrick Ramage - Manager of the International Fund for Animal Welfare's Global Whale Program
  • Glen Inwood - Spokesperson, Institute for Cetacean Research
  • Justin Cooke - Scientist specializing in whale-population dynamics
  • Rune Frovik - Secretary of the High North Alliance


Sara Terry


Karen Radziner