This sculpture compares
the dolphin on a swing with the canaries in the coal mine that
were used to detect toxic gases, thus preventing the deaths of
Sea mammals are dying
as a result of the pollution and other hazards we humans are
Their plight is a cry to us that all mammals, including us, are
in danger of extinction.
Many of the whales depicted
in the Robbins woodcarvings are already endangered. With
prompt intervention, we may be able to save these beautiful creatures
for future generations to enjoy.