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Fin whale

Fin whales return to old feeding grounds in Southern Ocean

An exciting discovery by researchers in the waters around Antarctica suggest that fin whales are...
Majestic fin whales

Icelandic whalers kill first fin whales in four years

As feared, whale hunters in Iceland have slaughtered at least two fin whales, the first...
Humpback whale underwater

Humpback whale rescued from shark net in Australia

A humpback whale and her calf have managed to escape after becoming entangled in a...
Humpback whales in Alaska

Pumps and conveyor belts. How could more whales help save us?

We are excited to announce backing for two ground-breaking research projects to assess the little...

Peru – Huge Number Of Dolphins Found Dead

WDCS understands that up to 615 dolphins (species not determined yet) have been found dead on 135 kilometres of beach north of San Jose, Peru. Tissue samples have been obtained and will be analysed to try to determine why some many dolphins have died.

Watch WDCS biologist, Sue Rocca, discussing the story on CNN.