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Short-finned pilot whale © Nicola Hodgins/WDC

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Study suggests whales are ingesting microplastics in alarming quantities


Atlantic salmon net pens threaten wild salmon, endangered orcas


Canadian organizations push government for emergency action to save Southern Resident orcas


Bevis Watts, UK Managing Director of Triodos bank, speaks to WDC about his passion for the ocean

Tilikum, the father of Nakai. © Paul Wigmore

Florida Orca Protection Act stalls in Florida legislature

Bottlenose dolphin

Dolphinarium in Japan to close as visitors stay away


‘Talking’ orca not such great news

Risso's dolphin

Scottish government proposes new protected areas for marine life, including whales and dolphins

Dolphin in captivity

Tourist bitten at captive dolphin facility