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  1. 1. The International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling An examination of the success of the International Whaling Commission Presented by: James Craig
  2. 2. Delegates signing the convention held in Washington DC in 1946
  3. 3. The logo of the IWC
  4. 4. Small whaling boat putting out to sea, 1948, Norway
  5. 5. A Japanese whaling ship takes in its kill, and example of industrialized whaling
  6. 6. Japan stands greatly opposed to moratorium on commercial whaling
  7. 7. A Mink Whale, a whale highly sought after in the Japanese whaling industry
  8. 8. A whaler preparing a harpoon gun
  9. 9. A Mink Whale being killed on a whaling vessel
  10. 10. A dead mink whale
  11. 11. The products whale meat produce
  12. 12. The United States assisted the ICRW in the 1970’s by threatening sanctions against Japan
  13. 13. Greenpeace launched its, “Save the Whales” Movement in 1975.
  14. 14. The most well known Greenpeace vessel the Rainbow Warrior
  15. 15. Greenpeace activists lashing out against a Japanese whaling vessel
  16. 16. Whale watching , and alternative for whaling

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