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Short-finned pilot whale © Nicola Hodgins/WDC

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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...

Orca Rescue In New Zealand

A young female orca was rescued by a diver yesterday after she became caught up in fishing line off the coast of New Zealand. There...

Help Scotland's Whales And Dolphins

The Scottish Government is putting steps in place to protect the amazing marine life around its coast. The government will be creating a network of...

More Dolphin Watching Operators In Hawaii Get SMART

The long running Dolphin SMART programme, of which WDCS is a partner, has continued its recent expansion in Hawaii to now include the island of...

Southern Indian Ocean humpback whales sing different songs

Scientists have found that humpback whales on both sides of the southern Indian Ocean sing different tunes.The finding is unusual since humpbacks in the same...

Bridging The Gap…

Hi Everyone, I'm without a car at the moment so limited to watching for dolphins at North Kessock. Kesslet and Charlie were possibly spotted by...

WDCS letter on the Port Access Route Study

Docket Management Facility (M–30)U.S. Department of Transportation,West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–1401200 New Jersey Avenue SE.Washington, DC 20590–0001.31 January 2012Dear Sir or Madam:On behalf of...