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50 shades of grey – watching orcas in Scotland

By Rob Lott / 8th June 2018

Every year, people gather on cliff tops in the north of Scotland to watch out for orcas, some of whom come down from their winter…

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Why Carnival needs to stop exploiting dolphins

By Rob Lott / 13th March 2018

Would you believe that more than 550 dolphins are held captive in 68 facilities across Mexico and the Caribbean? These dolphins are imprisoned primarily to…

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Orca Watch Week: an update.

By Rob Lott / 5th July 2017

At the end of May WDC, its Shorewatch volunteers and our friends at the Sea Watch Foundation attended the annual Orca Watch week in Caithness, Scotland.…

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Caithness Orca Watch week

By Rob Lott / 22nd May 2017

WDC is once again participating in the annual Caithness Orca Watch week off the north coast of Scotland. Organised by the SeaWatch Foundation, the event…

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WDC's tour operator campaign – an update.

By Rob Lott / 17th May 2017

Our advice has always been simple and has always been the same: PLEASE, DON’T BUY A TICKET to any marine park that holds whales and…

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Shocking news on the UK's only resident pod of orcas

By Rob Lott / 2nd May 2017

In the first few days of 2016 came the depressing news that a female orca had been found washed ashore dead on the Hebridean island…

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