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Will whale poo help save whales?

Will whale poo help save whales?

The International Whaling Commission (IWC) was founded to regulate whale hunting. But the release today of a new IWC workshop report represents a significant potential shift in its focus, from the slaughter of these magnificent creatures to the important value of live whales for the health of our shared planet. The report confirms the great…

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Go Team Ocean! The Cheeky Panda makes a splash for World Whale Day

Photo by Dr. Cara Miller Sustainable toilet paper company, The Cheeky Panda, is splashing out on World Whale Day by donating 10% of all profits from the day to WDC. On Sunday 21st February, in honour of World Whale Day, any time you shop on The Cheeky Panda’s website for their sustainably sourced bamboo tissue…

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Government review highlights economic value of nature

A fundamental change in how we think about and approach economics is needed if we are to reverse biodiversity loss and protect and enhance our prosperity, an independent, global review on the Economics of Biodiversity has revealed. The Dasgupta Review is an independent, global assessment of the Economics of Biodiversity led by Professor Sir Partha…

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I am vindicated – Whale poop rocks!

Updated April, 2018 Do you like to breathe? Then you should like whales, and especially like them pee’ing and poo’ing in the world’s biggest swimming pool- our oceans. For many years, while doing presentations I have been telling kids I like whales for lots of reasons. One reason in particular is because they pee, and…

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