Kazuhiro Kimura

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National | IDLE HARPOONS Jun 28, 2001

Taiji watches its whale and eats it too

This town with ties to whales that go back more than three centuries is staking its future on the giant mammals despite Japan's forced halting of commercial whaling in 1988. Masashi Urayama, a former fisherman who used to catch dolphins, is betting that whale watching, ...