Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. More than 30.000 whales have been killed since an international moratorium on commercial whaling took effect in 1986. The term “anti-whaling” refers to various activities introduced to protest against the hunting of whales for commercial or research purposes. Moreover, anti-whaling and marine conservation activists oppose to indigenous groups that have a tradition of whaling. Learn more about anti-whaling activities and the controversial practice of whale hunting in this book.