Subject: MarmamNews for June-September 1997 (fwd)

Mike Williamson (pita@www1.wheelock.edu)
Sat, 11 Oct 1997 08:55:16 -0400 (EDT)

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Subject: MarmamNews for June-September 1997

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The following articles were uploaded to MarmamNews in June 1997.

06/01/1997
   Bostonian Moves To Protect Whales

06/02/1997
   Dolphin refuses any aid while trying to revive calf
   Be aware and help save the turtle
   Fish Crisis
   Offshore Fishing Ban Conserving Resources
   Uruguay-Conservation: Sea lions targeted by andry fishermen

06/03/1997
   Exotic Taste
   CMC Urges Continued Global Ban on Trade in endangered species

06/04/1997
   Fed: Aust to oppose lifting ivory ban

06/05/1997
   NSW: Humpback whales spotted off Sydney's coast
   Damaged wheat ship raises Sri Lanka pollution fear
   NMFS - Correction and extension of fishery closure
   U.S. FWS - reclassifying Steller sea lions

06/06/1997
   BRF--Keiko Weighed
   Disaster aid bill could send Georgia hunter...

06/07/1997
   VIC: Fish Biologist wins Corporate Environment Awards

06/08/1997
   Issues at Zimbabwe CITES conference
   Elephantsto dominate endangered species meeting

06/09/1997
   Whale-hunting protest outside London office
   CITES endangered species meeting begins in Zimbabwe
   Japan opposes double standards on environment
   Environment-Cites: It's also about whales

06/10/1997
   Animal lobby backs possible debt-for-ivory swap

06/11/1997
   QLD: Moreton Bay Whale Watching limited to three operations
   NSW: Harbour hosts a whale of a time
   Chinese pink dolphin
   Norway-Whaling
   Japan, Norway hint at defeat over whale catches
   Zimbabwe hits out against environment campaigners
   Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Introduces New Polar Bear Cubs to Juvenile
Nanuyaaq

06/13/1997
   World Smuggling of Animals Rife
   Japan loses endangered species vote on whale link
   Cites-Tourism Cites Delegates Eager To See Wild ...
   Japan Blocks Sea Fishing Scrutiny
   Japan a winner, loser at CITES meeting
   >Nujoma accused on seal saga

06/15/1997
   QLD: Minister could be signing whales' death warrantsQld: Ban on mesh
netting to protect endangered dugongs

06/16/1997
   Roundup: Verbal Battle Over Endangered Animal
   Dugong 3 Brisbane (reopens)

06/17/1997
   Japan, Norway lose bid to ease ban on whale trade
   Campaign to Downlist Minke Whale Loses Out
   Seal plant proposed for Henties Bay
   Scientists urge WTO to back U.S. shrimp import law
   Bardot opposes Mexican salt plant
   Australia's plea for Elephants, Whales

06/18/1997
   Two Killer Whales die in Japan
   Environment-Cites: No change on rhinos, whales ...

06/19/1997
   CITES conference results

06/20/1997
   Croatia's wildlife at risk from pollution, farming
   QLD: Professor "Grandstanding" on dugong
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...
   U.N.-Environment: A lot is riding on Earth Summit II

06/21/1997
   Environmentalists Leave Zimbabwe

06/23/1997
   The State Duma adopted the second reading of the ...

06/25/1997
   Cousteau dead at the age of 87
   Kyodo economic news summary Global warming threatens whale's favourite f=
ood
   Institute to sell around 2,000 tons of whale meat

06/26/1997
   Beijing To Move "Closer" to Sea
   Senate panel passes tuna catch bill
   QLD: Dugong ban won't sffect trawlers - Reef Body

06/27/1997
   NSW: Whales and Watchers converge on Byron Bay

06/30/1997
   Seal project gets green light
   FED: Fed Govt gives $500,000 for Shark Bay species


The following articles were uploaded to MarmamNews in July 1997.

07/01/1997
   Threatened species souvenirs go on display
   Japan Whaling Association Says Majority of Nations
   QLD: Hinchinbrook a political problem - Williams
   FED: Artists paint to protest against Hinchinbrook

07/02/1997
   Dolphin gives birth to baby soon after show in ...
   HM Customs & Excise: Don't buy souvenirs that ...
   QLD: Concern over Dugong slaughter

07/04/1997
   NZ wants heritage status for sub-Antaractic island
   Bell Atlantic, Earthwatch ...

07/07/1997
   Love threat to Dingle's Dolphin attraction

07/08/1997
   NSW: Killer whales attack humpback pod
   Whale & Dolphin Conservation Society: Orca whales ...
   Sea Grant News and Notes From Around the Nation

07/09/1997
   Dugong 2 Brisbane (reopens)

07/10/1997
   Eskimos Worry About Oil Drilling

07/11/1997
   QLD: Marine Park Authority denies overstating dugong threat

07/13/1997
   Oil spill threatens UAE water supplies
   QLD: Fishermen launch dugong investigation

07/14/1997
   FED: Seal playing, not injured, says NPWS

07/15/1997
   QLD: Commercial fishermen happy with outcome of meeting
   U.S. unveils new plan to protect Atlantic whales
   New fishing rules to protect whales
   SA: New whale watching facilities opened
   Gov't Moves To Protect Some Whales
   U.S. unveils new plan to protect Atlantic whales
   Campaign to free captive orca whales

07/16/1997
   Blue Whale Aground At Beach in South China
   Whaling Activist Heads To Big Screen

07/17/1997
   Dolphins use sponges to fish, researchers say

07/18/1997
   Rare Baby Whale Washes Up on Beach

07/20/1997
   QLD: fishing lobby conducts its own studies into dugong...

07/21/1997
   Australia launches A$125 million ocean clean-up

07/22/1997
   NSW: Humpback gives birth in waters off Coffs Harbour
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...

07/23/1997
   Virusfound in endangered Florida manatee
   Norway Whale Hunt Quiet This Year

07/24/1997
   Greenpeace launches court action against Britain
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...
   Un sous-marin japonais permet de d=E9couvrir de petites

07/25/1997
   Norway whaling season ends, quota not fulfilled
   U.S. Senators agree on tuna-dolphin bill
   Senate Compromises on Tuna Labels
   Center for Marine Conservation Applauds Compromise ...

07/27/1997
   Iran to Form Task Force for Marine Environment

07/29/1997
   Far-off otters, eagles polluted

07/30/1997
   Senate OKs Tuna Compromise
   Senate votes to lift U.S. tuna embargo
   Defenders of Wildlife Statement on Senate Passage ...

07/31/1997
   Congress clears bill to lift U.S. tuna embargo
   Tuna-Dolphin Bill Sent to Clinton


The following articles were uploaded to MarmamNews in August 1997.

08/01/1997
   First Virus Found in Manatees

08/03/1997
   Fishermen vs. sea lions: Can both survive in seas of shrinking fish?
   New Canadian radio to play orca music

08/04/1997
   Fisheries: Mexico dissatisfied with end of U.S. tuna embargo

08/05/1997
   NZ moves to protect sea lion endangered by fishing
   How marine mammals use senses

08/06/1997
   Alarms help stop nets catching porpoises
   Acoustic warnings save porpoises
   Turning back the red tides
   FED: NQCC says campaign against resort to go on
   NSW: Fur seal appears to have been deliberately killed

08/08/1997
   Chinese River Dolphin on Exhibition
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...

08/09/1997
   Meat of protected whales on sale in Japan, study says

08/10/1997
   Fears for whales as Norway doubles North Sea kill
   Study: Japan Flouts Whale Meat Ban

08/13/1997
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 50 CFR Part 229 Operations; ...
   Killer Whales take up frisbee

08/14/1997
   Whales, hippos, cows share ancestor-Japan research

08/15/1997
   Clinton Signs Tuna-Dolphin Bill
   Clinton signs bill to lift U.S. tuna embargo
   Valdez otter dies after delivery
   QLD: ACF blasted for attacking dugong protection measures

08/18/1997
   Clinton Signs Bill to Lift U.S. Tuna Embargo
   Protesters arrested after dangling from bridge
   Eden Under Fire
   BP sues Greenpeace for #1.4 million
   Whales Cause Chaos in Marseille

08/19/1997
   Clinton Statement on Dolphin Conservation Act
   Rare Whale Killed in Ship Collision

08/20/1997
   Greenpeace renews bid to stop ARCO rig off Alaska
   QLD: Dugong sanctuaries to be in place by end of year

08/21/1997
   Sea World Property says depreciation impacts result
   NSW: Stranded whale dies
   Ship collision blamed for whale death
   U.S. judge denies new Greenpeace bid to block ARCO
   IPC MAGAZINES: In this week's New Scientist

08/22/1997
   Dominica's leader to visit Japan from Tues.
   Fishing Charters Go High-Tech

08/25/1997
   Protest starts against Hinchinbrook project

08/26/1997
   FED: Orca

08/28/1997
   Hundreds of stranded whales die in Falklands
   Argentines say rubbish-fed seagulls attack whales

The following articles were uploaded to MarmamNews in September 1997.

09/02/1997
   Whales to Beach at Science Museum of Minnesota's Omnitheater Oct. 3
   Latam-Fishing: Region seeks to avoid repeat of...
   Tuna Producers to Boycott U.S. Tuna Embargo

09/06/1997
   NSW: Whale freed after being tangled in fishing nets

09/08/1997
   Whales and seals leave scientists in the dark
   Stay-at-home whales are secret travellers
   FED: Scientists leave Hobart for Southern Ocean

09/10/1997
   Thieves rob dolphins of 20 kilo of fish.
   Awards go to environmental groups
   15 Dolphins Dead off Uruguayan Coasts

09/11/1997
   Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Welcomes 'Nuvuk'

09/12/1997
   Australian task force wants world whaling ban
   Irish suggest world-wide whale sanctuary
   FED: Whaling report calls for OZ to work for ban
   FED: Govt overwhelmingly supports whale report
   HSUS Awards 1997 Krutch Medal to Dodge Foundation ...

09/14/1997
   Williams says Hinchinbrook violence not his fault

09/16/1997
   QLD: Hinchinbrook CJC complaint planned

09/18/1997
   Study urges new management to protect Bering Sea
   QLD: NQCC lodges formal complaint over Hinchinbrook
   TAS: Scarface the seal stumps government

09/20/1997
   NSW: Carr helps rescue injured seal at Coogee

09/21/1997
   Ireland to urge ban on whaling in int'l waters
   Problems Plague the St. Johns River

09/22/1997
   Motorway for whales' under threat - Greenpeace

09/23/1997
   Greenpeace launches legal battle over oil exploitation
   Senate bill: Alaska friendly
   National Aquarium in Baltimore to Receive ...

09/24/1997
   Environment: Fast-track is wrong track say ...
   U.S. FWS: Celebrate wildlife during National ...

09/25/1997
   Ireland to urge ban on research whaling
   Ultrasonic noise can save a fish's life
   U.S. agents recover illegally dug Aleut artifacts

09/28/1997
   Race against clock to save rare seals

09/30/1997
   QLD: Shark nets, a menace for marine animals

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