Subject: MarmamNews - February 1998 (fwd)

Mike Williamson (pita@www1.wheelock.edu)
Fri, 13 Mar 1998 11:50:22 -0500 (EST)

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Date: Tue, 10 Mar 98 14:49:00 GMT 
From: r.mallon1@genie.geis.com
To: marmam@uvvm.uvic.ca, pita@whale.simmons.edu
Subject: MarmamNews - February 1998

The following articles were uploaded to MarmamNews in February 1998.
MarmamNews can be found at

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02/01/1998
   Conservation groups ask Minister to suspend squid fishing

02/02/1998
   Test results on sea lions not likely to show cause death
   Dolphin death toll tops 70 on Cape Cod
   WWF & Europe Conservation call on France, ...
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...
   DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife ...
   Mounting seal pup death toll concerns New Zealand

02/03/1998
   New debate on bid to allow whale hunting
   Three Stranded Whales Rescued in Hainan Province
   54 Sperm Whales Beached in Tasmania

02/04/1998
   Beached whales dying despite rescue efforts
   Sea lion pup mortality hits 45 percent
   Frantic rescue operation appears to have saved whales
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...
   Whaling commission hopes to end impasse in Antigua
   TAS: Frantic rescue operation appears to have saved whales
   PHOTO: California seal
   PHOTO: California seal
   PHOTO: Chile-sea lions
   PHOTO: Chile-sea lions
   PHOTO: Chile-sea lions

02/05/1998
   Sea lion deaths remain mystery, but tourists turned away
   TAS: Another whale saved but beach scattered with others
   3rd Beached Whale Returned to Sea
   NZ fears human risk from dying sea lions
   TAS: Rangers bury dead sperm whales
   Weather Change, Abnormal Currents Blamed for ...

02/06/1998
   GREENPEACE: Whaling countries sabotage ...
   Antigua meeting ends with no change in whale rules
   Florida's manatee count could rise in 1998

02/08/1998
   Whales, Dolphins Run Aground On Southern Chinese ...

02/09/1998
   Virus ruled out as cause of sea-lions' death
   Doc open-minded on cause of sea lion deaths
   El Nino effect suspected in China whale beachings

02/10/1998
   Tuna Fishing Nations Agree on Dolphin Protection Act

02/11/1998
   Seals may thwart Turkish nuclear plans-campaigners

02/12/1998
   Performing SeaLions at Aquarium Traumatized by

02/14/1998
   Death of sea lion pups peaked - Doc

02/18/1998
   Norway opposes Ireland's whaling proposal

02/19/1998
   High Seas Stall Whale Rescue
   PHOTO: Tasmania-sperm whales

02/20/1998
   TAS: Mass whale burial delayed by sacred site discussion
   FEATURE-El Nino forces sea lions to land on Chile beaches

02/25/1998
   Scientists distressed by sight of dead sea lions.
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02/01/1998
   Conservation groups ask Minister to suspend squid fishing

02/02/1998
   Test results on sea lions not likely to show cause death
   Dolphin death toll tops 70 on Cape Cod
   WWF & Europe Conservation call on France, ...
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...
   DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife ...
   Mounting seal pup death toll concerns New Zealand

02/03/1998
   New debate on bid to allow whale hunting
   Three Stranded Whales Rescued in Hainan Province
   54 Sperm Whales Beached in Tasmania

02/04/1998
   Beached whales dying despite rescue efforts
   Sea lion pup mortality hits 45 percent
   Frantic rescue operation appears to have saved whales
   DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and ...
   Whaling commission hopes to end impasse in Antigua
   TAS: Frantic rescue operation appears to have saved whales
   PHOTO: California seal
   PHOTO: California seal
   PHOTO: Chile-sea lions
   PHOTO: Chile-sea lions
   PHOTO: Chile-sea lions

02/05/1998
   Sea lion deaths remain mystery, but tourists turned away
   TAS: Another whale saved but beach scattered with others
   3rd Beached Whale Returned to Sea
   NZ fears human risk from dying sea lions
   TAS: Rangers bury dead sperm whales
   Weather Change, Abnormal Currents Blamed for ...

02/06/1998
   GREENPEACE: Whaling countries sabotage ...
   Antigua meeting ends with no change in whale rules
   Florida's manatee count could rise in 1998

02/08/1998
   Whales, Dolphins Run Aground On Southern Chinese ...

02/09/1998
   Virus ruled out as cause of sea-lions' death
   Doc open-minded on cause of sea lion deaths
   El Nino effect suspected in China whale beachings

02/10/1998
   Tuna Fishing Nations Agree on Dolphin Protection Act

02/11/1998
   Seals may thwart Turkish nuclear plans-campaigners

02/12/1998
   Performing Sea Lions at Aquarium Traumatized by

02/14/1998
   Death of sea lion pups peaked - Doc

02/18/1998
   Norway opposes Ireland's whaling proposal

02/19/1998
   High Seas Stall Whale Rescue
   PHOTO: Tasmania-sperm whales

02/20/1998
   TAS: Mass whale burial delayed by sacred site discussion
   FEATURE-El Nino forces sea lions to land on Chile beaches

02/25/1998
   Scientists distressed by sight of dead sea lions