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Saving the Gray Whale: People, Politics, and Conservation in Baja California

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Once hunted by whalers and now the darling of ecotourists, the gray whale has become part of the culture, history, politics, and geography of Mexico's most isolated region. After the harvesting of gray whales was banned by international law in 1946, their populations rebounded; but while they are no longer hunted for their oil, these creatures are now chased up and down th ...more
Hardcover, 186 pages
Published January 1st 2000 by University of Arizona Press
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Margo Lambert
Although dated, a good introduction to the complex issues surrounding the existence of the gray whales in Baja. Good read and provided a basis by which to do more recent reading on the topic.
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