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New Southern resident orca born!

By Colleen Weiler / 16th January 2019

The endangered population of orcas known as the Southern Residents were causing quite a stir in Washington State’s Puget Sound last week, with news helicopters…

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Third dolphin dies at Dolphinaris Arizona

By Colleen Weiler / 2nd January 2019

Yet another dolphin has died at Dolphinaris Arizona, the third to lose their life in less than two years at the marine park.  The death…

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Legislation to kill sea lions signed into law

By Colleen Weiler / 19th December 2018

December 19, 2018: Legislation to allow nearly 1,000 sea lions per year to be killed in the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington has now…

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Canada takes steps to phase out Atlantic salmon fish farms

By Colleen Weiler / 18th December 2018

Atlantic salmon net pens in the Pacific Northwest are a major threat to the native wild salmon that are a vital food source for both…

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Canada expands critical habitat for at-risk orca populations

By Colleen Weiler / 13th December 2018

Last week, Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans made an expansion of critical habitat for both the Northern and Southern Resident orca populations official.  Like…

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US Senate wants to kill nearly 1,000 sea lions a year

By Colleen Weiler / 12th December 2018

I have sad news to share – the US Senate has just passed legislation that will allow nearly 1,000 sea lions to be killed each…

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