Timeline

The Right Whale

Timeline created by facebooker_1639265195 in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Timeline Hunting Protection Protected from hunting by the IWC and its predecessor and is also protected in Canada, a non-member of the IWC. Date is within year.
Timeline The New England Aquarium’s Right Whale Research Project The New England Aquarium’s Right Whale Research Project Date is within year.
Timeline Years of the North Atlantic Humpback (YONAH) Years of the North Atlantic Humpback (YONAH)Continued to 1993. Date is within year.
Timeline Put on Endangered List The Right Whale was placed on the endangerd species list. Date is within year.
Timeline Mandatory Ship Reporting Scheme In two areas in the right whale calving and summering grounds to enable vessels to be warned of right whales in the area. Regulations specify minimum approach distances for whale-watching and other vessels. Date is within year.
Timeline Increase Funding for Right Whales Activists sent nearly 5,000 messages to Capitol Hill who boosted the funds by $3 million over the previous year. Date is within year.
Timeline Increase Funding for Right Whale Activists sent more than 27,000 messages to their congressional representatives who increased funding for right whale conservation from the previous year's $4.1 million to $5 million. Date is within year.
Timeline Georgia's State Wildlife Action Plan Georgia's State Wildlife Action Plan Date is within year.
Timeline 2nd Annual Right Whale Festival Right Whale FestivalJacksonville Beach, Seawalk Pavilion