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    Naturevolume 417page681 (2002) | Download Citation


    The News report on the annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission (Nature 417, 476; 2002) erroneously reported that the United States and Russia were requesting a yearly quota of 280 bowhead whales for aboriginal communities. This was in fact the total request for 2003–2007.

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