A Catalyst article about whaling. During the last century whales were hunted and killed by many nations for the valuable materials they provided. Whale populations collapsed as a result. The article looks in detail at this example of human impact on the environment and details whale populations throughout the world, how whales are hunted and the reasons for hunting them.
This article is from Catalyst: GCSE Science Review 2007, Volume 17, Issue 4.
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