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  • Shark fins drying on a fishing boat in Vava'u, Tonga
    Photo Naturalist ars gratia scientiae Home Journal Shark Fins Drying in the Wind Shark Fins Drying in the Wind There are people who say that the practice of finning sharks doesn t exist that tales of senseless cruelty and environmental desecration are bull hooey fabricated by enviro whackos and Western imperialists hell bent on destroying Chinese culture Shark fins drying on fishing boat Tell that to the sharks formerly attached

    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/shark-fins-drying-fishing-boat-vavau-tonga (2016-04-26)
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  • Report to the IWC About Ship Strikes Killing Whales
    Naturalist ars gratia scientiae Home Journal Blue Whale Ship Strike Report Blue Whale Ship Strike Report Here is the PDF of a report about ship strikes submitted to the recent International Whaling Commission Scientific Committee meeting held in Jeju Korea SC 65a HIM03 June 2013 The document submitted jointly by Bob Brownell Asha de Vos and me highlights the issue of ship strikes on whales with specific examples from Sri Lankan waters including the dead blue whale that I photographed there in 2012 A blue whale is no match for a large ship travelling at high speed Ships inadvertently killing whales is a big problem Much bigger than the sparse media attention this issue receives would suggest Here s food for thought If you re upset about a few nations and isolated groups of people still hunting whales shouldn t you be even more concerned by thousands and thousands of oceanic ship journeys each year many of which run right through prime cetacean habitat and into whales I am More information about ship strikes killing whales How Harmful to Whales is Shipping excerpt from Ninety Percent of Everything Evernote Notebook of Ship Strike reference articles Container ship passing near sperm

    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/blue-whale-ship-strike-report-sri-lanka (2016-04-26)
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  • Plastics and other garbage on a remote coral atoll beach
    I go no matter how remote the location there is always garbage Lots of it Plastics and other garbage Humanity s gift to the oceans In fact there is usually so much trash that it s impossible to photograph it all Garbage on the beach If an alien race did decide to visit us for some reason I suppose all it would take is one look at our oceans and

    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/garbage-washed-up-on-a-remote-beach (2016-04-26)
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  • Dead Sharks in a Marine Sanctuary | Sea of Cortez, Baja, Mexico
    in the Sea of Cortez just compounds the tragedy Two hammerheads Sadly just their heads All the sharks pictured above were small basically pups I suppose it should be obvious that killing young sharks means fewer individuals of breeding age going forward which of course means fewer and fewer sharks in the future but I guess this self evident point escaped the person or people responsible To make matters worse

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  • Green Turtle Killed by Fishing Line | Tony Wu Underwater Photography
    We came across the carcass floating in the middle of the ocean It was probably about 70cm in length in other words clearly a young turtle The flesh in the head area had either been eaten or had otherwise fallen off leaving just a skull for the most part That s my left hand in the photo I m holding the blue fishing filament that was entangled around the turtle

    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/dead-green-turtle-killed-by-fishing-line-and-hook-chelonia-mydas (2016-04-26)
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  • Underwater Photography Blog | Tony Wu
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    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/category/environment/P10 (2016-04-26)
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  • Evergreen Chinese Restaurant in Nuku'alofa Tonga
    and sleeping in for a bit My choice of venue was of course Evergreen Chinese Restaurant which is my favourite place to eat here Excellent Chinese food in Nuku alofa If you are heading this way and have a layover in Nuku alofa this is the place to go for delicious Chinese food I highly recommend the roasted eggplant Everything else is great as well so you can t go

    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/excellent-chinese-food-in-tonga (2016-04-26)
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  • Evergreen Restaurant | Chinese Food | Tongatapu, Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    Golden Lily restaurant in Vava u They moved down to Nuku alofa at the end of 2011 and have started a new restaurant here called the Evergreen Restaurant It s a little outside of the main town but if you are visiting Tonga and want to sample some of the best Chinese food anywhere in the world this is the place Roasted eggplant my favourite dish A Chef Lin masterpiece

    Original URL path: http://www.tonywublog.com/journal/evergreen-restaurant-chinese-food-in-tongatapu-tonga (2016-04-26)
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