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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

With the very real prospect of Iceland's only fin whale hunter, Kristján Loftsson sending boats...
Humpback whale underwater

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...

Another striped dolphin washes up on Swedish beach

The third striped dolphin this year has been found stranded on a beach in Sweden, this time on Mellbystrand beach.

In February, two other dolphins washed up on the coast in Onsala.

Striped dolphins are usually found in more southerly, warmer waters and it is currently unclear why they are appearing in the colder waters off Sweden.

About George Berry

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