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More important ocean areas for whales and dolphin protection identified

Scientists and observers from many different countries have identified and mapped 36 new Important Marine...
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Las Vegas dolphin facility to close

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat in Las Vegas is to permanently close....

WDC citizen science project nominated for Scottish nature award

The success of WDC's Shorewatch programme was acknowledged recently after being nominated in the Citizen...

Whale meat fetches record high at Japan auction

Sei whale meat is being sold at a record high in Japan according media reports...

Dog treats made from endangered whales removed following WDC protest

WDC, along with other conservation groups, has welcomed the decision by a Japanese manufacturer to remove from sale dog treats made from endangered fin whales. 

Michinoku Farms withdrew the dog snacks shortly after WDC and other groups alerted the media and questioned the wisdom of exporting meat from an endangered species to feed pets.

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About George Berry

George is a member of WDC's Communications team and website coordinator.