Commerical shipping lanes moved in Panama to save humpback whales

The Republic of Panama’s proposal to implement four Traffic Separation Schemes for commercial vessels entering and exiting the Panama Canal and ports was approved unanimously by the International Maritime Organization in London, May 23. Based on studies by Smithsonian marine ecologist Hector Guzman, the new shipping lanes are positioned to minimize overlap between shipping routes…
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Who is killing Sri Lanka’s Blue whales?

Watch this amazing footage of free divers encountering blue and sperm whales in the waters off Sri Lanka. They also show how these whales are at risk to ship strikes. http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgz23Op_xeU