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What we must do to protect UK dolphins, porpoises and whales from fishing gear after Brexit

How the UK manages fishing in its waters after we leave the EU is outlined...
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Michael Gove sets out his vision of 'Green Brexit'

On Friday, I and some eighty plus conservationists and journalists were invited to listen to...
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A UK manifesto for whales and dolphins

Ahead of the UK's general election on 8th June, WDC recommends three achievable and critical steps...
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What does the referendum decision mean for whales and dolphins?

We don’t yet know how the UK’s political future will play out, or precisely how...

UK reports latest porpoise bycatch figures to Europe

The latest report calculated that the best estimate is that between 1400 and 1700 porpoises...

Fisheries management announced in Scotland’s MPAs

The Scottish government has announced management measures for fisheries in a number of Marine Protected...
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A sense of porpoise…

About 15 years ago, WDC first called upon the UK government to put in place...

Whales and dolphins have flippin’ awesome support bubbles

Friends and family all get involved in bringing up the younger generation of whales and...

No more dolphin, porpoise and whale deaths in UK fishing gear – join us in saying ‘Goodbye Bycatch’

More than 1,000 dolphins, porpoises and whales die in fishing gear in UK seas every...