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PRESS RELEASES

May 10, 2013 – Feds Finally Examining Impacts of Oil Industry's Seismic Blasts on Marine Mammals

June 14, 2011 Government Takes Initial Steps to Address Oil Companies’ Noisy Blasts Harming Whales, Dolphins

February 10, 2011 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Whales From Gulf of Mexico Oil Exploration

February 29, 2008 – Hawai’i Federal Court Issues Injunction, Orders More Protections for Whales in Sonar Exercises

August 15, 2007 – Shell Oil Can’t Drill This Year in Beaufort Sea, Court Rules

May 16, 2007 – Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered Whales from Navy Sonar

February 13, 2007 Suit Filed to Protect Polar Bears and Walrus From Oil Exploration and Global Warming

October 18, 2002 – Lawsuit Filed to Stop National Science Foundation and Columbia University Seismic Research in Mexico

October 15, 2002 – Conservationists Call on National Science Foundation and Columbia University to Halt Seismic Research in Mexico: High-intensity Airgun Blasts linked to Whale Deaths in the Gulf of California

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