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Navy / Dolphin Defense #856360

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 29, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Seattle: Neal Karlinsky) The Navy's use of dolphins to catch terrorists featured; scenes shown from the Bangor Naval Base in Washington of the animals being trained to find targets. [Navy Marine Mammal Program Mark XITCO†- says dolphins are natural hunters.] [Marine mammal biologist Toni FROHOFF†- questions entrusting our national security to wild animals.] [Marine Mammals, Humane Society Naomi ROSE†- opposes using dolphins in cold water.] The Navy's promotion of the dolphins as underwater security guards noted.

Gibson, Charles;
Karlinsky, Neal

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