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How cigarette butts pollute the ocean and harm whales and dolphins

By Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio / 31st May 2019

Today is World No Tobacco Day and you could be forgiven for wondering what that’s got to do with whales and dolphins. Sadly, it’s very…

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Disturbance – from the dolphin’s point of view

By Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio / 8th July 2015

Picture this: it is the weekend, you are spending time with your family in your back garden barbecuing, when a horde of people you have…

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You can help keep protection in place for European whales, dolphins and porpoises!

By Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio / 12th May 2015

Please tell the EU not to mess with the Birds and Habitats Directive.  I am deeply alarmed that the laws protecting our most important nature…

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Potential breeding ground identified for the Baltic Sea harbour porpoise

By Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio / 16th December 2014

After two years of data collection and two years of statistical analyses, the EU Life+-funded project SAMBAH (Static Acoustic Monitoring of the Baltic Sea Harbour…

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Don’t stroke the lions!

By Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio / 6th November 2014

When you go to an animal park where they hold animals like lions or bears, there are signs that say “Don’t open the windows of…

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Risso’s dolphins in North Wales – Bardsey fieldwork 2014

By Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio / 13th October 2014

I can’t believe that this year’s Bardsey fieldwork has been and gone. Thanks to funding from Natural Resources Wales (NRW), we were able to be…

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