ISSUES: By allowing forest spraying, does Canada breach its legal obligations under the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)?

  It’s been a few years but while researching the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea in relation to several proposed LNG terminals in the Quoddy Region of the Bay of Fundy, I had shown, I think, … Continue reading

RIGHT WHALES: New Publication on vessel strike mortalities to large whales

We are pleased to announce the following paper has now been published in print, and online open access in Conservation Letters. This paper is relevant to the new proposed critical habitat to North Atlantic right whales in US waters. van … Continue reading

WHALES: Has the breeding grounds for our Fundy Right Whales been found?

From Google+ Jeff Ives  –  1:34 PM  –  Public Really interesting read. If they find a place where a lot of mating takes place, it will be a great opportunity to collect data on that aspect of right whales. New England Aquarium originally shared this … Continue reading

WHALES: Fundy Right Whales begin the season with first calf off Georgia.

Posted: December 21, 2011 – 6:04pm | Updated: December 22, 2011 – 12:53am Photo by Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission NOAA Permit #15488 Right whale No. 1301 rests at the surface with her calf, six miles east of Jekyll … Continue reading