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In the Darkened Sea, a Deaf Whale Is a Dead Whale

By Pierce Brosnan

Is this what it has come to? The most powerful Navy in the world is refusing to protect whales and dolphins during its training and testing operations. Despite all of its resources, innovation, and can-do spirit, the United States Navy says that we must accept the fact that whales, dolphins, and other marine mammals will be harmed 31 million times over the next five years during routine exercises with powerful sonar and explosives in Hawaii, Southern California, the Gulf of Mexico, and along the Atlantic Coast. Must we really accept that nearly 1,000 whales could die and that more than …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green