Subject: MarmamNews - March 1998 (fwd)

Mike Williamson (pita@www1.wheelock.edu)
Fri, 3 Apr 1998 14:17:53 -0500 (EST)

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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Fri,  3 Apr 98 18:29:00 GMT 
From: r.mallon1@genie.geis.com
To: marmam@uvvm.uvic.ca, pita@sun.simmons.edu
Subject: MarmamNews - March 1998

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

http://members.aol.com/marmamnews

03/01/1998
   Groups demand U.S. Navy stop tests on whales
   U.S. Navy begins disputed tests on whales
   WA: Monkey Mia's newest dolphin baby named in competition

03/02/1998
   WWF calls for ban on scientific whaling
   Design unveiled for Keiko's pen
   'Free Willy' Sea Pen Is Unveiled

03/03/1998
   More than 100 Sea Lions Die on Chilean Beaches

03/04/1998
   U.S. Environment: Endangered Species Act in danger
   Sonar tests linked to beached whales in Greece

03/05/1998
   Most of Auckland Islands reopened
   Greenpeace wants oil exploration permits - to count whales
   Canada-Seal Suit

03/06/1998
   Cause of sea lion deaths still a mystery

03/07/1998
   Blue Whale Found Dead Off R.I.
   QLD: Fishermen demand apology over dugong claims

03/09/1998
   Submarine tests too loud for whales?

03/10/1998
   Whale provides fodder for study
Canadian Sealers Are Spin Doctors

03/12/1998
   Sea lion deaths prompt curb on NZ squid fishery

03/13/1998
   Environmentalists damn sea lion decision
   Last legal hurdle against Hinchinbrook resort lost

03/15/1998
   Saving Animals From El Nino's Fury

03/16/1998
   All Australian Whales Now Under Protection List
   Whale exhibit for Te Papa
   All Australian whales now listed under endangered law
   Close encounters prompt Sir Peter to sign "Stop Whaling" petition
   Whales in Aussie Waters Protected

03/17/1998
   NMFS - Fishery Management Plan, Alaska

03/18/1998
   CSIRO: Concerns for Australian sea lion
   AZA Supports SeaWorld Efforts on Behalf of Gray
   Orphaned whale to be released into ocean
   WWF: Dugongs and sustainable development a ...

03/19/1998
   Nerve-racking moments on whale meat trail
   Canada seal hunt set to resume amid protests
   FED: Williams says full bore on Hinchinbrook now
   Main events scheduled for week of March 22-28

03/20/1998SeaWorld Begins Final Preparations To Release J.J. The Gray Whale

03/22/1998
   SA: Hill launches dolphin study

03/23/1998
   German dies in Canadian whale-watching accident
   Rescued Baby Whale To Return to Sea
   Whale-Watching Boat Capsizes; 2 Die
   Australian sea lions in jeopardy
   Greenpeace send ship to sea lions

03/24/1998
   Drift-net fishing banned by Ministers
   NMFS - Northern Anchovy Fishery Management Plan

03/25/1998
   Baby whale's release delayed
   Cincy Zoo accused in walrus calves flap

03/26/1998
   Dolphin miracle boy speaks for first time
   Philippines Protects Whale Sharks
   Environment-Mexico: Pact to protect turtles
   Coast Guard - 'JJ' safety zone

03/27/1998
   Dolphins Provide Therapy in Mexico

03/29/1998
   Feature-Mexico's autistic kids see new world with dolphins
   El Nino Drives Away Fish in Peru
   Petition against 'Scientific Whaling' gains 50,000 signatures

03/30/1998
   Mexican programme lets dolphins be the therapist
   Dolphins help British boy to speak for first time

03/31/1998
   Orphaned whale released at sea after rehab
   Scientists, environmentalists clash over whale research
   J.J. the whale returns to her ocean home
   JJ the whale returned to the ocean off California
   Baby gray whale released into ocean
   WA: New protection as whale sharks return
   Baby whale to be released into ocean
   Movie's Killer Whale Not a Hunter