In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1caza de ballenas femininepesca de ballenas feminine(industry/vessel) (before noun) ballenero
- He's continuing to call for caution in allowing commercial whaling in the foreseeable future.
- Japan aims to return the commission to a whaling industry - controlled body, so that commercial whaling can resume.
- Despite the ban on commercial whaling, many whales are caught in Korean waters.
- This situation eased in 1986 when the international Whaling Commission declared a moratorium on whaling.
- After a long campaign by several environment groups, the International Whaling Commission imposes a moratorium on commercial whaling.
- What is the effect of the increasing whale watching industry, which like whaling before it, ranges from feeding to birthing grounds?
- Iceland, Japan and Norway want to abandon the ban and threatened to begin commercial whaling with or without international agreement.
- Our attack at the moment is to expose the fraud of commercial whaling under the guise of scientific whaling.
- From that time on for over ten years I stuck to Athneal like a pilot fish and he taught me, not only whaling and its history in the islands but about Bequia life as well.
- The widescale whaling of the past exists no longer, and most whales are now protected under international law.
- Japan will lead the charge to overturn a ban on commercial whaling when the International Whaling Commission meets in just over a week.
- The story of whaling in Eden is much more than just a story about a bygone industry or even a story about an amazing partnership between man and beast.
- Japan's ambassador to Australia, Hideaki Ueda, said last week that he hoped that the IWC would soon allow a return to commercial whaling.
- There has been an international ban on all commercial whaling since 1986, and on grey whales since 1949.
- But the biggest issues for me, mate, was sealing, whaling and the killing of penguins.
- A quarter of a century after whaling was banned in Australian waters, whale watching has become a tourism success story.
- Iceland could also begin straightforward commercial whaling at any time, although it says that it will not do so until at least 2006.
- Alice Roberts looks back at Dundee's history of whaling and meets former whalers who risked their lives in this now reviled industry.
- Iceland's delegation responded by walking out of the meeting and threatening to resume commercial whaling with or without approval.
- With whaling still outlawed, the Japanese are out of practice when it comes to taking out large blubbery mammals.
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