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A minke whale is hauled aboard by hunters

Norway’s government allows hunters to kill over 1200 whales this year

Norway's government allows the minke whale hunts to go ahead under an 'objection' to the...
Bottlenose dolphin with calf

WDC joins calls for new UK laws to reverse nature’s decline

Nature is in trouble in the UK. The most recent State of Nature report showed...
Long-finned pilot whale

Pilot whales strand in New Zealand

Volunteer rescuers from Project Jonah, experts in attending strandings, were able to return nearly 30...
harbour-porpoise-chesil-beach-csip-zsl

Norway takes action to save porpoises from death in nets

In what the government describes as a rapid regulatory change, fishers in parts of Norway...
Photo by WDC

Go Team Ocean! The Cheeky Panda makes a splash for World Whale Day

Photo by Dr. Cara Miller On Sunday 21st February, in honour of World Whale Day,...
Common dolphin with injuries from fishing net

WDC highlights how UK Government can save a dolphin a day

Based on recent figures, it is estimated that around 1,000 porpoises, hundreds of dolphins and...

Breakthrough commitment from Asda welcomed by WDC

Working in partnership with Birdlife International and the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, WDC has been in...
Breaching porpoise

WDC joins calls for release of captured harbour porpoises held at Danish facility

The porpoises are currently being kept at the Fjord & Bælt Centre. "A few months...
Photo by Charlie Phillips

Photo software donation helps WDC focus our dolphin protection efforts

Photo by Charlie Phillips Selling over 31,500 copies between 11th November 2020 - 6th January...