The Coastal Conservation Dept statement claiming that Mount Lavinia has successfully recovered as a result of the said nourishment are rather impulsive and, as a matter of fact, fictitious.
Sperm whales are not only the largest toothed animals, they also have the largest brains of any animal on the planet. These whales are incredibly intelligent and possess complex social structures.
Fisheries is an integral sector in Sri Lanka providing >580,000 livelihood opportunities as well as the majority protein requirement of the people. As such, it is imperative that fisheries are managed using policies that ensure sustainable long-term utilization.
Every day is Oceans Day for us at Oceanswell, but this year we made it even more special by kick-starting off our very first Ocean Hero Huddle! The Ocean Hero Huddle is modelled after our very successful Marine Conservation Conversations – a science journal club for the general public.