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captive dolphin

Brussels bans whale and dolphin captivity

The ban includes seals, sea lions as well as whales and dolphins and means that...
Grey whale eye

Animal culture crucial for conservation says new research paper

WDC's Philippa Brakes, together with a number of experts working on a wide range of...

EU scientific body confirms stronger measures are needed to protect dolphins and porpoises from death in nets

The expert body that provides scientific advice to the European Commission on the management of...
A magical sperm whale encounter

Can space technology tell us how many whales there are?

This exciting project is part of Deloitte's Gravity Challenge, a global programme that encourages corporates,...
minke whale breaching

Norway urged to abandon plans to experiment on captured whales

Take action Ask the Norwegian prime minister to stop these cruel experiments. Sign now -...
Dolphin disturbance

Environment Minister backs WDC public awareness drive to prevent dolphin disturbance

Whilst we have been locked in as a result of the pandemic nature has reclaimed...
Melon-headed whale

Mass stranding of over 600 whales in Ghana

Between April 2nd and 4th, over 600 melon-headed whales and large numbers of different species...

Russian ban on orca and beluga capture is extended

Many of these individuals are sold to China and live a sad existence held captive...
Photo by Hal Sato

How to save whales and create video games at the same time

North Atlantic right whale. Photo by Regina Asmutis-Sylvia Level-up your game development and game design...