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Whales are our climate allies – meet the scientists busy proving it

At Whale and Dolphin Conservation, we're working hard to bring whales and the ocean into...
Humpback whale underwater

Climate giants – how whales can help save the world

We know that whales, dolphins and porpoises are amazing beings with complex social and family...
Black Sea common dolphins © Elena Gladilina

The dolphin and porpoise casualties of the war in Ukraine

Rare, threatened subspecies of dolphins and porpoises live in the Black Sea along Ukraine's coast....
WDC's Ed Fox, Chris Butler-Stroud and Carla Boreham take a message from the ocean to parliament

Taking a message from the ocean to parliament

It's a sad fact that whales and dolphins don't vote in human elections, but I...
Minke whale © Ursula Tscherter - ORES

The whale trappers are back with their cruel experiment

Anyone walking past my window might have heard my groan of disbelief at the news...
Boto © Fernando Trujillo

Meet the legendary pink river dolphins

Botos don't look or live like other dolphins. Flamingo-pink all over with super-skinny snouts and...
Tokitae in captivity

Talking to TUI – will they stop supporting whale and dolphin captivity?

Last Thursday I travelled to Berlin for a long-anticipated meeting with TUI senior executives. I...

Earth Day Q&A with Waipapa Bay Wines’ marketing director, Fran Draper

We've been partnered with Waipapa Bay Wines since 2019 so for this year's Earth Day,...

All You Need is….Dolphins !

Hi Everyone,

I was treated to a lovely early morning trip out on Ecoventures RIB at Cromarty the other day with the White family, blue sea and dolphins – who could ask for more? Many thanks to Elaine, Andy and Catherine White for their support of WDC through adopting Sundance and giving me free trips out on the water and of course to Sarah Pern, skipper of the “Saorsa” for just being brilliant as always.

Rainbow’s big son, Prism was in this group of young males. Still no sign of his Mum though – she is being very naughty hiding from me !

Best Wishes,

Charlie.

About Charlie Phillips

Field officer - Adopt a Dolphin