NOAA argues to allow Makah Tribe to hunt gray whales off Washington again

NOAA argues to allow Makah Tribe to hunt gray whales off Washington again

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More than two decades ago, Makah tribal members killed a 30-foot gray whale in the waters off the Olympic Peninsula amid bitter protests from animal-welfare activists. The tribal hunt in May 1999 touched off a protracted legal battle that on Thursday took center stage inside a Seattle federal building. The proceedings over the tribe’s treaty […]

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