Published 13 March 2015
New report calls for better monitoring of international narwhal trade
Ottawa, Canada, 13th March 2015—A new study launched today by TRAFFIC and WWF finds that while there is no evidence that international trade is currently a threat to the conservation of narwhals, as climate change is likely to have a significant impact on narwhal populations, improved monitoring of trade levels is increasingly important.
Breaking the Ice: International trade in Narwhals, in the context of a changing Arctic
Tanya Shadbolt Ernest W. T. Cooper, Peter J. Ewins