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Toothed ancestor of baleen whales discovered

Scientists in the US have unearthed the fossil of a new species of ancient whale,...
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Pilot whales killed in latest Faroese hunt

The seventh hunt of the season has taken place on the Faroe Islands with a...

Japanese whaling fleet may set sail on Tuesday

Following its decision to restart 'research' whaling in the Antarctic, Japanese officials have announced that...
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Japan formally announces new scientific whaling programme in the Antarctic

Depsite failing to get approval from the International Whaling Commission (IWC), and with its whaling...
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WDC carries out southern right whale study in Argentina

In October, WDC and colleagues from Fundación Cethus conducted the second fieldwork season on Southern...
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Welsh government halts flawed scallop dredging consultation after complaint

The Welsh government has now halted a public consultation process regarding controversial plans concerning a...