Notice: Receipt of Application to Import Beluga Whales

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Oct 29 2012, at 11:59 PM ET
ID: NOAA-NMFS-2012-0158-0001

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Date Posted: Aug 30, 2012
Federal Register Number: 169
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- Brutally removing the belugas from the wild and transporting them thousands of miles into the US for public display is unnecessary, cruel and threatens wild...
18 wild-caught beluga whales do not belong in an aquarium. I have yet to find any literature that argues that the capture process is humane. I still haven't...

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