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Navy Allowed to Kill Whales in Hawaii During Sonar Training

Navy Allowed to Kill Whales in Hawaii During Sonar Training

WASHINGTON, DC, January 12, 2009 (ENS) – The federal government today issued authorization to the U.S. Navy to impact whales and dolphins while conducting sonar training exercises around the main Hawaiian Islands for the next five years. The letter of authorization and accompanying rules allow for injury or death of up to 10 animals of…

Environmental Groups Suing U.S. Navy

Environmental Groups Suing U.S. Navy

Green groups including “Ocean Mammal Institute” and “the Animal Welfare” institute are suing the U.S. Navy, hoping to halt the military organization from conducting a number of sonar training exercises. It is truly heart-breaking to think of innocent life forms minding their own business in the ocean, and get blasted by a sound wave that…