It must end for all cetaceans, says Jane: belugas, dolphins, porpoises — not just orcas.
It must all end, says Jane: not just captures—breeding and performing programs, too.
To quote from her letter to the Vancouver Park Board and Vancouver Aquarium:
“The phasing out of such cetacean programs is the natural progression of human-kind’s evolving view of our non-human animal kin.”
• Read the full text of Jane Goodall’s letter here.
• Read and watch a news report about the Vancouver Aquarium’s response here.
Thank you, Dr. Goodall. Bless you.