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Captive dolphins in the Netherlands to move to China

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Captive dolphins in the Netherlands to move to China

By Danny Groves / 23rd April 2021

Plans announced by Dolfinarium Harderwijk, Netherlands that it will end its dolphin shows have turned out to be bad news for the dolphins concerned, as…

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Brussels bans whale and dolphin captivity

By Danny Groves / 22nd April 2021

The ban includes seals, sea lions as well as whales and dolphins and means that marine parks containing these creatures will not be allowed to…

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Animal culture crucial for conservation says new research paper

By Danny Groves / 21st April 2021

WDC’s Philippa Brakes, together with a number of experts working on a wide range of species, from whales to chimpanzees, argues in the new paper…

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EU scientific body confirms stronger measures are needed to protect dolphins and porpoises from death in nets

By Danny Groves / 16th April 2021

The expert body that provides scientific advice to the European Commission on the management of fisheries has confirmed that stronger measures are needed to protect…

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Can space technology tell us how many whales there are?

By Danny Groves / 16th April 2021

This exciting project is part of Deloitte’s Gravity Challenge, a global programme that encourages corporates, entrepreneurs and universities to use innovative space technology to solve…

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Environment Minister backs WDC public awareness drive to prevent dolphin disturbance

By Danny Groves / 7th April 2021

Whilst we have been locked in as a result of the pandemic nature has reclaimed its spaces, and whales, dolphins and porpoises will have been…

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