Conservation and values: Global cetacean snapshot - A progress report
Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts, June 2008
About this document
Australia's support for whale conservation is well known. Australia's position is based on economics, science and ethics. To ensure that the global debate about the future of whales is informed by the latest information, the Australian Government has commissioned an overview of the conservation status of whale, dolphin and porpoises and how they are valued.