Net Loss – Keeping Sperm Whales Out of Drift Gillnets

(Photo: Oceana EUO / Keith Ellenbogen)

In 2010, as many as sixteen sperm whales drowned in drift gillnets intended for swordfish off the coast of California. In the recent issue of Oceana magazine, we cover Oceana’s efforts to protect Pacific sperm whales from this fate. Read an excerpt below, or visit the full article here.

Tags: , , , ,