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Ratnarajah, L and Hodgson-Johnston, I, Bottoms up, ABC Radio National - Amanda Vanstone, ABC News, Hobart, Tasmania, 15 September 2014 (2014) [Media Interview]


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Abstract

In March of this year the International Court of Justice ruled that Japan had to immediately stop its Antarctic whaling program and that ruling will probably come up in this week’s international whale commission meeting that is being in held in Slovenia. We are lucky enough in this country to see whales migrating up and down our coastline and while they're swimming to and from warmer waters they do things in the ocean that play a vital role in feeding the ocean and the consequences of that are really quite important and could help all of us in the future. It’s all to do with iron and carbon.

Item Details

Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:Whale poo, Southern Ocean, iron content, ocean iron content
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Other Biological Sciences
Research Field:Biological Sciences not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Objective Field:Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Author:Ratnarajah, L (Miss Lavenia Ratnarajah)
Author:Hodgson-Johnston, I (Miss Indi Hodgson-Johnston)
ID Code:95966
Year Published:2014
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2014-10-13
Last Modified:2014-10-13
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