Protecting whales and dolphins in the Russian Federation

Far East Russia Orca Project

In 1999, the first ever study of wild orcas began off the far-east coast of Russia.

Russian Cetacean Habitat Project

Studying orcas, humpbacks and Baird's beaked whales in the largest marine protected area in Russia.
Orca research in Russia

Conservation and Research

WDC supports and leads ground-breaking scientific research, funding whale and dolphin conservation field projects around the world.

Campaign to protect whales and dolphins in the Russian Federation