Whale’s death linked to failure to find food in overfished seas

Hunger could be the cause of death of a sperm whale that had been stranded in waters of Calauag town in Quezon province and environmentalists are linking the case to illegal and overfishing in the area.

Inquirer Southern Luzon

 

Last updated on 01 March 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Philippines
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Overharvesting
Species group: 
Marine mammals