Protecting whales and dolphins in Australasia

Bottlenose dolphins bowriding in the Port River

Port River Dolphins, Adelaide, Australia

Dr. Mike Bossley has been studying the resident group of bottlenose dolphins in Adelaide for 25 years.
Orca research in Russia

Conservation and Research

WDC supports and leads ground-breaking scientific research, funding whale and dolphin conservation field projects around the world.

Introduction to the WDC Species Guide

A background to the WDC Species Guide.

Campaigning for better protection of the whales and dolphins of the Australasia region