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IWC grants US and Russia bowhead whale quota

Tuesday, 15 October 2002, 11:12 am | IWC

A Special IWC meeting ended today in Cambridge UK by adopting a US-Russian quota for bowhead whales for the next five year. More >>

Iceland accepted as full member of IWC

Tuesday, 15 October 2002, 11:11 am | IWC

After two years of debate, Iceland today finally became a fully-recognised member of the International Whaling Commission (IWC). More >>

Members Question International IWC’s Future

Saturday, 28 July 2001, 12:10 am | IWC

On July 23, the International Whaling Commission voted to prevent Iceland from returning to IWC membership. This action was taken despite the fact that Iceland had fulfilled all the legal requirements for membership and had paid its membership contribution ... More >>