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Humans Killed Nearly 3 Million Whales In The 20th Century

Humans Killed Nearly 3 Million Whales In The 20th Century

International whaling bans have been in effect since the early 1980s, but many populations have been slow to recover. Using the current International Whaling Commission database and other sources, a new study helps explain why. Basically, we killed a lot more whales than we realised.