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WDC welcomes new international commitment to end live capture of whales and dolphins from the wild

WDC is delighted by today’s news from the latest Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) meeting that...
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Bangladesh declares its first marine protected area

The government of Bangladesh has created the country’s first marine protected area in the seas...
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Pilot whales die in New Zealand stranding

As many as 58 pilot whales have died after a mass stranding in the Eastern Bay...
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New report echoes WDC calls for protected areas in UK seas

WDC is pleased that the release today of a new report into the need for...
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WDC demands change to law after study links hundreds of seal deaths to ducted ship propellers

A coalition of 26 wildlife and conservation groups, including WDC is demanding a Scottish, UK...
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Captive orcas held in horrific conditions

Disturbing news is coming out of Russia that two orcas, Narnia and another unnamed male,...