POV: The Islands and the Whales

POV: The Islands and the Whales

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:00pm

Learn why threats to the whale-hunting practices of the Faroese are a warning to the world.

On the isolated Faroe Islands, the longtime whale-hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened by dangerously high mercury levels and anti-whaling activists. Like a canary in the mine, their tale sounds a warning to the rest of the world. POV: The Islands and the Whales airs Monday, October 9, 2017 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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