I have used google translater.
This is the left side of the site:
April is a dangerous time for the whales in Norwegian waters: Harvesting season is underway. Harpoons and rifle shots will send 1,286 minke whales in death - Protests now - let the Norwegians know that the catch is no rhyme or reason!
Norway is one of the three countries in the world who defy the international ban on commercial whaling. This is inconsistent with its reputation for being an animal-friendly country. Norway officially admit that at least one of five hunted whales must endure prolonged suffering before death occurs.
Whale movements, high waves and low visibility are all factors that make it absolutely impossible to kill a whale at quick and painless manner.
High catch quota but low demand for whale meat
Less than 1% of the Norwegian population eats whale meat for a day. The vast majority of Norwegians also believe it is totally unacceptable that the whales suffer a painful death - it shows a poll from 2009. Thousands of Norwegians have just delivered a protest letter to Prime Minister. All calls to catch stops.
The government claims that they only get a few complaints about catches. They have given permission for the biggest catch in 17 years. We must change.
Let us show the Norwegian government that we are many who are against animal abuse.
Write in a protest letter to Minister - convincing him that the catch has to stop.
And the right side:
We will use your signature to push the Norwegian government - catch must stop!
In June of rows we all sub scriptures at the annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission, IWC.
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Dear Prime Minister Stoltenberg
CC Lisbeth Berg-Hansen, Fisheries and Coastal Affairs
I am very disappointed that a modern and forward-thinking country like Norway still allow whaling. Your government's new law on protection should just prevent animals from being exposed to suffering - but it is clearly not marine mammals. This year, you will catch 1,286 minke whales. It is unknown how long the whales suffer before they die because the controls on the ships ended in 2003. But recent data suggest that while hundreds of whales will suffer 2-3 minutes before death occurs, any portion whales suffer from severe pain in a full hour or more.
Despite years of investigations have failed experts during the Norwegian government to find a method that can kill the whale quickly and painlessly.
Suffering is unnecessary. The industry has not even economic prosperity - the demand for whale meat is low and declining. Just 1% of the Norwegian population eats whale meat for a day - shows a poll from 2009.
Norway is one of only three countries in the world that goes against the international ban on commercial whaling. Several countries in the world have realized the benefits of whale-watching instead of catch - a solution that is far more sustainable and profitable long term. Not least is the better for the animals. This industry is worth 2.1 billion U.S. dollars divided among 119 countries. That makes it a lucrative industry - and whales do not pay with their lives!
Whale catch consumes your reputation as a country that fits on both nature and animals. Now think of the future - consider switching to whale-watching instead of hunting. It may be worthwhile for both the government and the whales.
I hope that a lot of you will sign it so that we can help stop, whaling in my neighbour country.