06 Oct '11, 2pm

One Icelandic myth that should die out! whales are not eating all the fish

One Icelandic myth that should die out It seems that what some of us have been saying for some time is slowly dawning on some of the proponents of whaling. If you want healthy oceans, we need many more whales and dolphins. The Icelandic newspaper Morgunblaðið reports that Örnólfur Thorlacius has questioned the issue of whether whales are eating all the fish , a popular myth postulated by proponents of whaling to ensure the continuance of government support, in the form of both political and taxpayers money, for the continuation of an outmoded industry. In an article entitled 'Can we lose the whale from the food chain' the author questions why it is that with so many whales removed by whaling, the oceans are not teeming with life, pointing to work in the southern hemisphere that shows whales are integral to the heath of the oceans. So Icelanders, you may be weakening the fu...

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