Big picture: looking beyond politics to save southern resident killer whales
February 26, 2018
Killer whales don’t vote or drink B.C. wine or attend town halls. But, like us, they depend on our government to protect their environment.
Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, pictured in Ottawa. Under the Species at Risk Act, the federal government has the power to help protect endangered southern residents, writes Dr. Lance Barrett-Lennard is director of the Cetacean Research Program at Ocean Wise. The Hill Times file photograph
You can tell a lot about a southern resident killer whale from above.
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