Here are a few images:
|Michael Jasny presented an overview of the work on ship-quietening technologies which he has been helping to lead.|
|Barbara Maas of the German NGO NABU calling for more action for the Maui's dolphin|
|And reminding us of the statement made by the IUCN on this sub-species.|
|The Panel: from the left: Duffus, Rose, DeMaster, Orams, St Leger and Baird.|
|DeMaster presented data on survival.|
A series of questions were put to the panel that had been made by its members and provided to the panelists a few days earlier, starting with this one:
The question from Erich Hoyt (below) elicited support from all the panelists for a call on the Russian government to stop taking orcas.
The full panel discussion was recorded and will be available through the SMM website a future point, so I will not say more now but try to provide the appropriate link in due course.