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Whaling in Norway

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Whaling in Norway.

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Norway opens whaling season with huge kill quota

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Harpoon whaling from Norwegian ship. Archive film 91262

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2015 Norway Whale Slaughter

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Seas of Change - why Norwegian whaling belongs in the past

Whaling in Norway involves subsidized hunting of minke whales for use as animal and human food in Norway and for export to Japan. Whale hunting has been a part of Norwegian coastal culture for centuries, and commercial operations targeting the minke whale have occurred since the early 20th century. Some still continue the practice in the modern day.
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    • History 

    • Consumption and subsidies 

    • Production 

    • Controversy