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Greenpeace and Seal Hunting - Necessary evil, or just another NGO corruption story? - By Dawood Qureshi

Dawood is a 16 year old naturalist and conservationist who also delves into the world of wildlife photography and filmmaking. He has, over the years, obtained a great interest and passion for wildlife writing and hopes to use this interest to further convey his experiences in the natural world and wildlife to other people in the hopes that they may develop an interest in the natural world as well. 2,619 more words

Allford: Why do we love leather and hate seal skin?

The tunic looked like something Kate Moss would throw on over black leggings with Beatle boots. It was black, with wide three quarter length sleeves and a smattering of hot pink polka dots the size of salad plates. 765 more words

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National Post View: Keep taxpayers off the hakapik

Ever since French actress Brigitte Bardot first cradled a whitecoat pup in 1977, Canada’s seal hunt has been struggling for survival. Animal rights activists successfully turned public opinion against the hunt – and governments bowed under pressure. 618 more words

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Seal hunting

– A few pictures from a day out, seal hunting –

– Ingkasi shot a seal that was lying on the ice, at this breathing hole – 86 more words

Sea Ice

Chapter Eleven The Rolling Competition

KAYAK HUNTING IN ILLORSUIT

GREENLAND

1959

Table of Contents

Chapter One Reaching Illorsuit; Chapter Two Daily Life in the Village  —  Subsistence and such; Chapter Three Daily Life in the Village  —  Social Life; Chapter Four Ikerasak Village and Uummannaq Town; Chapter Five Building the Kayaks; Chapter Six Variations in Kayak Design; Chapter Seven Skinning the Kayaks; Chapter Eight The Hunting Equipment; Chapter Nine The Hunting Trip to Umiamako; Chapter Ten The Kayak Race in the Village Bay; Chapter Eleven The Rolling Competition; Chapter Twelve Re-encounters with the Kayak; Some Final Thoughts… 4,914 more words

Anas Acuta

'Nail in coffin for Norwegian seal hunting' : Govt cuts subsidies

October 27th, 2014. Norway has cut a 12 million kroner ($1.8 million) subsidy for seal hunting from next year’s budget. Environmentalists have applauded the move. Some businesses say it is putting an end to a historical and eco-friendly practice. 440 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Seal Hunting and More Illogical Celebrity Commentary

I know it’s been three days since I first got wind of this kerfuffle, but I had to say something about it, and now was the chance I had to. 930 more words