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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Comments Received*
The are many reasons why these Whales should not be "imported", but the one that stands out the most is that is is WRONG. There have been times and places...
Please do not approve the Georgia Aquarium's request to import 18 Beluga whales to the United States. Beluga whales do not do well in captivity. Since the...
This is wrong, i ask you not to issue a permit for the importation of 18 innocent beluga whales CAPTURED from the Russian Sea to the Georgia aquarium. If you...

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