part 2 Seal hunting in the north is a unique phenomenon

03 November, 2023

Sweden, Finland, and Norway conduct hunting for seals as trophy hunting. In most other countries, hunting of large marine mammals has been prohibited. In the USA, they have even banned the import of fish from countries that kill marine mammals to protect their fishing industry. Sweden doesn’t have much fish to export, so that import ban is unlikely to affect us significantly. However, we hunt a large marine mammal – and that is unique.

Reportage: Daniel Hager/Lena Scherman/Alexandre Gobatti

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