HIKI NŌ Episode 822 - Top Story: Commercial dolphin tours

Special | 27m 21s

On August 23, 2016, NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) published a regulation prohibiting tour boats from being within 50 yards of a spinner dolphin, including swimming with them. This regulation has caused a major downturn in business for ocean tour companies such Sea Hawaii, which claims it has seen a 90% decrease in revenues. This story and more in this episode.

Aired: 05/03/17

Rating: NR

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