I have been shocked to see how many people seem to be wearing fur again. In New York this winter and now in London, not just the old furs but new ones, once again parading along the streets on the backs of both young and old
If harp seal populations are lost, the Canadian people will lose more than just a beautiful, iconic mammal. They will also lose any hope of benefiting economically from sustainable eco-tourism. For while the seal slaughter makes no economic sense, eco-tourism is a highly profitable and humane alternative.