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oceanicpreservationsociety

Oceanic Preservation Society Team of artists & activist that expose environmental issues & promote advocacy via film & media. Watch our documentaries #TheCove & @racingextinction http://opsociety.org/
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2017/2018 quota for the drive fishery in taiji, japan has been released. this quota allows for a take of 1,940 animals from 9 species and has added 2 species to the list - rough-toothed dolphins & melon-headed whales. the 2017/2018 quota by species is: 101 short-finned pilot whales 450 striped dolphins 414 bottlenose dolphins 251 risso's dolphins 400 pantropical spotted dolphins 070 false killer whales 134 pacific white-sided dolphins 020 rough-toothed dolphins 100 melon-headed whales in addition to drive hunt, rough tooths and melon headed have been added to the hand harpoon quota in two prefectures - wakayama and okinawa. in wakayama, 30 melon-headed whales can be taken, while in okinawa, 13 rough-tooths and 60 melon-headed are allowed via this method. including both hand-harpoon and drive hunting, a total of 33 rough-tooths and 190 melon-headed whales have been added to the overall small cetacean quota in japan. source: http://ika-net.cocolog-nifty.com/blog/2017/08/post-f1fb.html
@maddysz22
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@mannsanita
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@hellifiknowwhy
So f*****g wrong
@lindseymedwards
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@saageobrien
What are they being hunted for?
@theoceanrules
So messed up...when are they going to learn?
@bcupsays
What can we do to fight this?
@tara_knutson
When we gonna stop this madness?
@jolandivanzyl
๐Ÿ˜ค๐Ÿ˜ค๐Ÿ˜ค๐Ÿ˜ค how many of these are left in our oceans?? breaks my heart!!!
@hansugarhippie
If i could sink their boats i would! ๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก
@vegasstylevip
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@npalmdonna
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@kristyc17
This is awful
@peyton3000
I hate this, i hate japan for allowing this... there is going to be nothing left except humans and insects...! ๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก
@chimo_shippwreck
Those are some strange numbers do they just base there quota on how many they can catch
@lisakerry
Fck ๐Ÿ˜ 
@lucywebb3
Disgusting ๐Ÿ˜ก
@sharkyarmylisa
I hate this....it's absolutely disgusting ๐Ÿ’”
@jillbw
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@theballoonknotter
Is that why they nuked them?
@louiesixx73
Please stop!!! animals feel as deeply as we do pain is pain sad we are a higher species. stop the slaughter!!!
@jonesin123
Fuck the japanese all day
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