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Captivity ‘done and dusted’ in Australian state

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Captivity ‘done and dusted’ in Australian state

By Danny Groves / 3rd March 2021

The new regulations were introduced by NSW environment minister Matt Kean and followed a public enquiry into captive dolphin shows and facilities, dolphin parks and…

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Norway’s government allows hunters to kill over 1200 whales this year

By Danny Groves / 1st March 2021

Norway’s government allows the minke whale hunts to go ahead under an ‘objection’ to the global ban on commercial whaling, and whalers continue to carry…

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WDC joins calls for new UK laws to reverse nature’s decline

By Danny Groves / 1st March 2021

Nature is in trouble in the UK. The most recent State of Nature report showed once again the poor health of our natural world, with…

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Norway takes action to save porpoises from death in nets

By Danny Groves / 22nd February 2021

In what the government describes as a rapid regulatory change, fishers in parts of Norway will now be required to attach the small acoustic transmitters…

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Common dolphin with injuries from fishing net

WDC highlights how UK Government can save a dolphin a day

By Danny Groves / 18th February 2021

Based on recent figures, it is estimated that around 1,000 porpoises, hundreds of dolphins and tens of whales suffer and die in UK fishing gear…

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Breakthrough commitment from Asda welcomed by WDC

By Danny Groves / 12th February 2021

Working in partnership with Birdlife International and the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, WDC has been in discussion with Asda to see how the number of deaths…

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