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NASA satellites to help protect whales from space

NASA satellites to help protect whales from space

Scientists in the US have announced the development of a new tool that they hope...
Rare whales may get protection after oil drilling go-ahead

Rare whales may get protection after oil drilling go-ahead

A rare and unique population of Bryde's whale that live in the Gulf of Mexico...
20 dead sei whales washed up off Chile

20 dead sei whales washed up off Chile

A group of scientists conducting research in a coastal area of southern Chile have discovered...
Minke whale hunts to start off Iceland in days

Minke whale hunts to start off Iceland in days

Icelandic minke whaler, Gunnar Bergmann Jonsson, announced that minke whaling will start in the next few...
Study reveals dolphins like to hang out with friends

Study reveals dolphins like to hang out with friends

A new study has shed more light on the social networks that dolphins form. Researchers...
Thousands of dolphins dying in Solomon Islands hunts

Thousands of dolphins dying in Solomon Islands hunts

New research published by the Royal Society has revealed that since 1976, over 15000 dolphins...
Whale meat chef given $5000 fine

Whale meat chef given $5000 fine

A chef from a restaurant in Santa Monica in California, has been given a US$5000...
More fines for SeaWorld

More fines for SeaWorld

There has been some more bad news for SeaWorld in the US following the announcement...
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Tahlequah the orca is pregnant and I’m holding my breath

Tahlequah the orca is pregnant and I’m holding my breath

I felt such conflicting emotions when I heard the news that Tahlequah is expecting a...
EU gets tough on dolphin deaths – how did we get them to take action?

EU gets tough on dolphin deaths – how did we get them to take action?

The biggest killer of dolphins and porpoises in the seas of Europe is accidental entanglement...
Time and tide – orca seasons around the British Isles

Time and tide – orca seasons around the British Isles

The world feels very strange for most of us as we adjust to a new...
We’ve won protection for Māui and Hector’s dolphins, but is it enough?

We’ve won protection for Māui and Hector’s dolphins, but is it enough?

After decades of our campaigning, the New Zealand government has finally released the Threat Management...
How has the world changed for whale and dolphin protection?

How has the world changed for whale and dolphin protection?

A veteran conservationist looks back... I’m Dr Mike Bossley and I’ve been engaged in research,...
Why are there no captive whales or dolphins in the UK?

Why are there no captive whales or dolphins in the UK?

It’s a source of enormous pride to me that the UK hasn’t had a facility...
Surely coronavirus teaches us we shouldn’t be eating whales or dolphins?

Surely coronavirus teaches us we shouldn’t be eating whales or dolphins?

There is no denying that COVID-19 is on track to becoming the worst pandemic in...
Whales, dolphins, porpoises and healthy seas under lockdown

Whales, dolphins, porpoises and healthy seas under lockdown

Anyone watching blue, humpback or sperm whales can clearly see and hear the power-packed spout...