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Common minke whale

Norwegian whalers kill first minke whale of the season

Sadly, Norwegian whalers have killed the first minke whale this season. The whale was caught...
Moonlight the dolphin with a jetski nearby

WDC calls for stronger law enforcement to prevent dolphin disturbance

Whales, dolphins and porpoises around the coast of the UK are being put at risk...
Helen the Pacific white-sided dolphin

Captive dolphin Helen dies at US marine park

Helen, a Pacific white-sided dolphin held captive at SeaWorld Antonio has died. The cause of death...
Common dolphin

WDC and leading environment charities launch new partnership to protect ocean wildlife

A new study looking at the effects of excessive underwater noise on whales, dolphins and...

Icelandic tourist board backs end to whaling

The man behind Iceland's only fin whale hunting company has hit back at recent announcements...
Sperm whale underwater

Man-made noise forces whales and dolphins to choose life over food

A new study looking at the effects of excessive underwater noise on whales, dolphins and...
Orcas in far east Russia.

New fossil gives insight into feeding habits of ancient orcas

New research by scientists suggests that orcas and false killer whales only evolved to feed...

High mercury levels found in slaughtered Japanese dolphin meat

According to reports from Japan, police there are investigating the sale of whale and dolphin...
Dolphin in captivity

Sweden’s last dolphin shows to end

Sweden will become dolphinaria-free following the announcement by Kolmården Zoo in Stockholm that it will...