The Right Whale was placed on the endangerd species list. Date is within year.
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.
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.
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.