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Sanctuary Brings Hope For Freshwater Dolphins In Asia

The Government of Bangladesh has recently declared three new wildlife sanctuaries for endangered freshwater dolphins in the world’s largest mangrove ecosystem – the Sundarbans. The sanctuaries,...

More Than 260 Dolphins Washed Ashore On Peruvian Coasts

According to officials in Peru, at least 264 dolphins were found dead over a 103km stretch of coastline in Lambayeque, northern Peru during early February. The...

German Rock Band Bring Noise Pollution Message To UK

Popular German rock band. and long-time supporters of WDCS in Germany, Itchy Poopzkid will be touring the UK and helping to raise awareness of the...

Nice Trout Kesslet !

Hi Everyone, Oh well, that is the beginning of my 2012 dolphin research season with good old Kesslet starting me off yesterday, swimming past Chanonry...

The Big Miracle…

Hi Everyone, You may have heard that there is a new film coming out starring Drew Barrymore and some lovely whales...well, in quite a few...

Panel Meets To Consider Future Of Critically Endangered Whale Population

 Over the next few days (12-14th Feb) the ‘Western Gray Whale Advisory Panel’, a group of 11 independent scientists will be meeting. They are focused...

Help Protect Scotland's Whales & Dolphins !

Hi Everyone, I was through at our Scottish Dolphin Centre on Tuesday taking some launch photos for our Marine Protected Areas campaign that starts this...

Proceeds Of New Book To Go To WDCS

WDCS is delighted to announce the release of Dominion, a book co-authored by respected artist, Anglea Cockayne, and renowned author Philip Hoare, which takes a...

Hollywood Film About Whales Trapped In Ice Opens

Based on a true story surrounding the real-life events that occurred in October 1988, Big Miracle hits UK, European and US cinema screens in February...