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Harbour porpoise. Image: Charlie Phillips/WDC

Speaking up for the little guys – WDC in action

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Humpback whale fluke in Alaska.

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WDC in Japan – Part 2: Digital dolphins

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David Capello and Duchess

A former UK dolphin trainer reflects

It's been 30 years since the last dolphin show closed its doors in the UK....

Eek – It's Bleak !

Hi Everyone,

A few days ago we had lovely clear, cold conditions, with snow up on the mountains like in the recent photo below but today it’s back to grey, bleak, rainy yuck…

©WDC/Charlie Phillips

I spent a few hours watching the waters yesterday near Chanonry but apart from about 30 seals on the sandbank away out beyond Fort George there were no other marine mammals to be seen 🙁

Best Wishes,


About Charlie Phillips

Field officer - Adopt a Dolphin