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Norway Calls For More Whalers To Halt Declining Industry

Just 19 ships took part in Norway’s annual whale hunt last year, a remarkable drop from 33 only ten years earlier. Despite the welcome and terminal...

Cardigan Bay Dolphins Discovered In Manx Waters

Bottlenose dolphins swimming in Douglas Bay, Isle of Man, have been recognised as the same dolphins also seen in Cardigan Bay in Wales.Eleanor Stone, Marine...

Amazing Pictures Of Whale Lifting Dolphin Out Of The Water

Take a look here at pictures of a bottlenose dolphin seen to be repeatedly lifted out of the water by a humpback whale around the waters...

US speed restrictions reduce risk of death to endangered whales

NOAA reports that three large commercial vessels who were assessed civil penalties this fall for violating seasonal speed limits designed to protect North Atlantic Righ...

Humpback Whale's change their Song in Response to an Noise Source 200 km Away

PLoSOne reports that Sounds made by technology used to monitor fish stocks may affect how baleen whales communicate, even at great distances.Marine biologists working in...

Play Whale Trail To Save The Whale!

It’s addictive and its fun. What more could you want from a game that involves whales and flying! Can you control Willow the whale as...

Japan Times Speaks Out Against Whaling

The Japan Times today has questioned the continued practice of whaling.Looking back over the last few years of whaling the Times discusses the fact that...

Happy New Year Kesslet !

Hi Everyone, It was a bitterly cold but a lovely and sunny morning standing watching Kesslet & Charlie as they surfaced to breathe in the...

Proposal For Quotas To Save Whales Rejected By WDCS

WDCS has questioned suggestions by US researchers writing in the journal, Nature that the introduction of tradable quotas for catching whales could reduce the number...