US Navy limits 'whale-harming' sonar in Pacific

The US Navy has agreed to limit its use of sonar that may inadvertently harm whales and dolphins in waters near Hawaii and California.

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Last updated on 15 September 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Region: 
North America
Oceania
Threats: 
Military and unrest-related exercises
Species: 
Balaenoptera musculus
Ziphius cavirostris
Species group: 
Marine mammals