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Save the Whales or Next Day Delivery?

by Insider New Jersey | March 29, 2023
According to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a non-profit advocacy group, federal regulators have failed to implement the “decisive measures” necessary to protect them “due in part to fishing industry opposition.” “Due to a combination of increasing coastal ...

Of Whales and Wind: A Spate of Deaths Prompts Concerns

by Insider New Jersey | January 18, 2023
A 2021 NOAA report flagged failure to comply with vessel speed limits as a major risk to the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale population which numbers around just 400. These whales can range from 45 to 55 feet long and weigh 70 tons. According to Public Employees for ...
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