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More important ocean areas for whales and dolphin protection identified

Scientists and observers from many different countries have identified and mapped 36 new Important Marine...

Whale meat fetches record high at Japan auction

Sei whale meat is being sold at a record high in Japan according media reports...

Rescuers find young girl’s body surrounded by dolphins

Reports from South Africa about a tragic drowning off Llandudno beach, Cape Town say that...
The Yushin Maru catcher ship of the Japanese whaling fleet injures a whale with its first harpoon attempt, and takes a further three harpoon shots before finally killing the badly injured fleeing whale. Finally they drowned the mammal beneath the harpooon deck of the ship to kill it.  Southern Ocean.  07.01.2006

Moves to overturn whaling ban rejected

Last week, the 68th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC, the body that regulates...

Computer game partnership helps whales and dolphins

Humble Bundle, in partnership with SEGA® and Relic Entertainment™ have announced that their latest deal offering computer games to the public at a discounted rate, will benefit WDC to the tune of $72,000.

For a short period of time to June 4th, gamers were encourged to access certain game packages, called Humble Bundles, in exchange for a donation. Humble Bundle sells digital content through its pay-what-you-want bundle promotions and the Humble Store. When purchasing a bundle, customers chose how much they want to pay and decided where their money goes. Thankfully, many chose WDC. Part of the money raised for WDC will help support orca research work in Canada.

Since the company’s launch in 2010, Humble Bundle has raised more than $59 million through the support of its community for a wide range of charities, providing aid across the world.

Humble Bundle promotion