05 Jul '11, 11pm
For everything that's going on with whaling....all the big issues
Visiting Iceland? Please don't eat the locals Up to 40% of the meat from minke whales slaughtered in local Icelandic waters is eaten by visitors to the country, and this helps to keep the cruel industry afloat. Staggering isn’t it? As part of our anti-whaling campaign WDCS is encouraging visitors to Iceland to avoid restaurants that serve whale meat and to go on a local whale watching trip instead. • How tourists keep whaling in business • Avoid these restaurants • Online Icelandic phrase book • Write to Iceland's tourism minister IWC 2011 - the big issues The 2011 meeting of the International Whaling Commission is taking place from July in Jersey from now until until July 14th. The WDCS team will be there fighting on behalf of the whales. Find out more about the issues being discussed and support our work . • IWC 2011 • About whaling • Facts and figures • Whaling FAQs • P...