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Posts by Marina Abraham

GAME staff hit an Urban Beach Clean high score

At the start of August, over 30 staff from the leading high street retailer, GAME, joined forces with Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC) staff to run an Urban Beach Clean, helping to tackle litter in the area close to their Basingstoke HQ – and achieving a WDC high score of 21 full bin bags of…

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Gamers for Orcas is back in April 2018

After the success of WDC’s first gaming challenge fundraiser in 2017, which raised over $100,000 to help our conservation work, Gamers for Orcas will now be returning for its second year, on 14th April 2018, with support from WDC partners SEGA and Twitch. Sadly, the lives of orcas all over the world are in danger…

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WDC receives a record-breaking donation

Our friends at online gaming channel, The Yogscast, have done it again with another record breaking donation to support the work of WDC. With the help of their generous fans all across the world and support from online games retailer, Humble Bundle, and streaming platform, Twitch, The Yogscast’s 2017 Jingle Jam  Christmas fundraiser raised a…

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WDC travel insurance partner joins our fight against captivity

Alpha have agreed that as of today, in line with WDC’s policy against swimming with whales and dolphins, they have removed ‘swim with’ experiences from their policies and activity packs, to show that they do not support or endorse the activity. Many people love the idea of swimming with wild dolphins, which is somewhat seen…

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WDC and GRN Sportswear launch their new Net Positive range

To support WDC’s bycatch campaign to stop whales and dolphins being caught in fishing nets, and the growing concerns about the amount of plastic pollution in our oceans, WDC is launching a partnership with GRN sportswear. GRN make a range of products from recycled fishing nets and plastic bottles, helping to reduce ocean pollution which…

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