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Boris Johnson critical of Japanese whale slaughter

By Danny Groves / 18th January 2021

Johnson questioned Japan’s hunts and said he would ‘take a stand’ against them after news emerged last week of the horrific killing of a minke…

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WDC joins group legal action to force protection for endangered North Atlantic right whales

By Danny Groves / 14th January 2021

The groups are calling for more speed limits to reduce the number of vessel strikes. Just over half of known or suspected right whale deaths…

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Trapped minke whale slaughtered in Japanese cove

By Danny Groves / 11th January 2021

The whale’s carcass was then taken to shore to be butchered for sale in local meat markets. It was hoped that the local fishing cooperative…

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Japanese 2021 whale hunt numbers announced

By Danny Groves / 7th January 2021

The number of whales it has set for slaughter will total 383, which is broken down into 171 minke whales, 187 Bryde’s whales and 25…

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New blue whale population discovered

By Danny Groves / 24th December 2020

Blue whale vocalisations are very low and can reach other whales through the water up to 500 miles away, but each population has their own…

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The last river dolphin

By Danny Groves / 22nd December 2020

Baby (also known as Orinoco or Butu) was 47 when he died at the zoo this week. He led a sad life, captured at a…

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