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Atlantic salmon net pens threaten wild salmon, endangered orcas

An investigation into the August 2017 disaster at an Atlantic salmon net pen facility in...
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Canadian organizations push government for emergency action to save Southern Resident orcas

Canada conservation organizations are petitioning their federal government to take immediate action under the Species...
Tilikum, the father of Nakai. © Paul Wigmore

Florida Orca Protection Act stalls in Florida legislature

We are disappointed to share the news that the Florida Orca Protection Act did not...
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Dolphinarium in Japan to close as visitors stay away

Falling visitor numbers have caused a dolphinarium in Japan to announce it will close its...
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‘Talking’ orca not such great news

An orca held at a captive facility in France has apparently been trained to speak...
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Scottish government proposes new protected areas for marine life, including whales and dolphins

After years of campaigning by WDC and others, the Scottish government announced today that it...