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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...
Amazon River dolphin (Boto)

River dolphins observed playing with anaconda

Researchers in Bolivia recorded an unusual interaction between local rivers dolphins and an anaconda snake...
Common bottlenose dolphin

Dolphin pens identified at Russian naval base

Analysis of satellite imagery suggests that Russia may be using military dolphins at its naval...

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.