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Posted: 10 months ago

WWF-Canada: Open-Loop Scrubbers Should Be Banned in Canadian Waters

WWF-Canada has supported a ban on the use of open-loop scrubbers and discharges from hybrid scrubber...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal Reveals Speed Limits to Protect Whales

Ships are to sail at a speed of not more than 10 knots in specified areas from August 1 until Novemb...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

California Unveils Plan to Cut Emissions, Protect Whales

California announced the launch of the 2018 incentive program with an aim to cut air pollution and p...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Bay State Wind Offers Environmental Grants

Massachusetts-based offshore wind developer Bay State Wind plans to provide more than USD 2 million ...

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  • Environment
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ship Speed Restrictions to Protect North Atlantic Right Whales

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has established regulations to implement ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Reports: Massachusetts and Rhode Island Wind Energy Areas Do Not Affect Protected Wildlife

The Wind Energy Areas (WEAs) offshore Massachusetts and Rhode Island avoid the high concentrations o...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Reports: Massachusetts and Rhode Island Wind Energy Areas Do Not Affect Protected Wildlife

The Wind Energy Areas (WEAs) offshore Massachusetts and Rhode Island avoid the high concentrations o...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

NGO Urges Carriers to Slow Down around Sri Lanka to Save Endangered Whales

Friend of the Sea, an international non-governmental organisation, has pointed to the problem of the...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

NGO Urges Carriers to Slow Down around Sri Lanka to Save Endangered Whales

Friend of the Sea, an international non-governmental organisation, has pointed to the problem of the...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

WSC Urged to Prevent Whales Ship Strikes in Sri Lanka

During a series of conferences in Southern Sri Lanka, Friend of the Sea’s director Paolo Bray has ex...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

TransCanada Drops Terminal Plans Due to Endangered Whales

TransCanada is altering the scope of the Energy East pipeline project in Québec with the decision no...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Call for Obama to prevent seismic surveys in Atlantic Ocean

Seventy five scientists from Cornell, Duke, the New England Aquarium, Stanford, the University of No...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Japan Holds Firm on Whaling Programme

Japan is not backing down from its decision to pursue whaling despite the non-binding decision of th...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Deepwater Wind to Protect Endangered Whales

A coalition of leading environmental and conservation organizations — Conservation Law Foundation (C...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Deepwater Wind to Protect Endangered Whales

A coalition of leading environmental and conservation organizations — Conservation Law Foundation (C...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Japan to Continue Whaling Despite UN Ban

The Government of Japan has announced that it intends to return to the Southern Ocean to hunt whales...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Marine Park Whales Get Protection (Australia)

  Humpback whale calving grounds will be protected and Aboriginal employment opportunities incr...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

NOAA Fisheries Denies Application to Import 18 Beluga Whales for Public Display

Following a number of public engagement efforts, NOAA Fisheries today announced it is denying the Ge...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Gardline Undertakes Survey of Endangered Blue Whales (New Zealand)

The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) based in Hobart needed a ship to undertake an international ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Deepwater Wind Protects Whales by Adjusting Construction Period (USA)

Deepwater Wind and Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) have announced an agreement that will further p...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USA: Marine Robots Detect Endangered Whales in Gulf of Maine

Two robots equipped with instruments designed to “listen” for the calls of baleen whales detected ni...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Shipping Lanes Adjusted to Protect Endangered Whales Along California Coast

Busy shipping lanes off the California coast, including routes that cross three national marine sanc...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USA: Agreement Reached to Protect Right Whales, Expedite Clean Energy in Mid-Atlantic

In a first of its kind collaboration, a coalition of leading environmental organizations and offshor...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USA: Agreement Reached to Protect Right Whales, Expedite Clean Energy in Mid-Atlantic

In a first of its kind collaboration, a coalition of leading environmental organizations and offshor...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

NOAA: Noise from Ships Disturbs Communication among Whales

According to a NOAA-led paper published yesterday in the journal Conservation Biology, high levels o...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

NOAA: IWC Conserves the Planet’s Whales (USA)

NOAA, with staff from the State Department, U.S. Marine Mammal Commission, Department of the Interio...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago