"More than 350 scientists and conservationists from 40 countries have
signed a letter calling for global action to protect whales, dolphins
and porpoises from extinction.
They say more than half of all species are of conservation concern, with
two on the "knife-edge" of extinction.
Lack of action over polluted and over-exploited seas means that many
will be declared extinct within our lifetimes, the letter says.
Even large iconic whales are not safe."
Via Frederick Wilson II.
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Chief Scientist, Xanadu
Partner, Glass Wings
Manager, Serious Cybernetics