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Majestic fin whales

Icelandic whalers kill first fin whales in four years

As feared, whale hunters in Iceland have slaughtered at least two fin whales, the first...

Majority of Icelandic people think whaling harms their country’s reputation

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Humpback whale rescued from shark net in Australia

A humpback whale and her calf have managed to escape after becoming entangled in a...
Long-finned pilot whale

Fishermen in Norway eat pilot whale after entanglement in net

According to local reports, fishermen in Norway ate meat from a long-finned pilot whale after...

Proceeds Of New Book To Go To WDCS

Dominion front coverWDCS is delighted to announce the release of Dominion, a book co-authored by respected artist, Anglea Cockayne, and renowned author Philip Hoare, which takes a look at the subject of whales in art.

Dominion combines the views and thoughts of a range of writers, artists, scientists from around the world, with some thought provoking artwork and stunning images of the whales themselves.

WDCS will receive 40% from each copy sold, so each time you turn a page you will know that you have done your bit to help save some of these amazing and fascinating creatures of the deep.

To get hold of a copy visit the WDCS Shop. It is also available through Amazon or you can order through most bookshops (ISBN: 978­0­9566462­48)