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Sunday, January 20, 2013

-- 2012/2013 Drive Fisheries page has been updated.
Since the start of the season on September 1st, 2012 a total of 1,053 dolphins from five species have been driven into the cove in Taiji, Japan. Of this total 589 were killed, 288 were released and 176 were live-capture. Species captured, sold & killed include: Bottlenose Dolphins (T. gilli), Pacific white-sided dolphins (L. obliquidens), Risso's Dolphins (G. griseus), Short-finned Pilot Whale (G. macrorhynchus) and Striped Dolphins (S. coeruleoalba).

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