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Stop the illegal killing of river dolphins
Discover over 80 types of Whales and Dolphins
These white whales are known as the canaries of the sea.
The largest animal to have lived on Earth.
Cuvier's beaked whale
Holds the record for the deepest diver.
Found in rivers and coastal waters of SE Asia.
Orca (Killer Whale)
Male orcas spend their entire lives alongside their mothers.
The world's rarest species of porpoise.
What we are doing
The 2014 IWC Meeting
WDC's team have been fighting to protect whales at the IWC meeting in Slovenia
Greenland targeting tourists with whale meat
Greenland is increasingly using whale meat to target tourists, so making a mockery of the IWC ASW classification
The New Zealand dolphin sanctuary
The New Zealand (Hector's) dolphins are highly endangered and require a safe place to live, free from the fishing nets that threaten their future survival.
Things you can do
Adopt a Port River dolphin
Adopt a dolphin that lives in the Port River in Adelaide.
Whale and Dolphin Species Guide
Find out information about whales and dolphins in our comprehensive species
Make a single donation
WDC Kids website
Information about whales and dolphins for kids.
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