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Hopes raised for whale and dolphin protection after last minute landmark nature agreement

WDC's Ed Goodall (far right) at COP15 with Thérèse Coffey (centre) UK Secretary of State...

WDC orca champion picks up award

Beatrice Whishart MSP picks up her Nature Champion award The Scottish Environment LINK, an organisation...

Large number of dolphins moved to Abu Dhabi marine park

Up to 24 captive bottlenose dolphins have reportedly been sent to a new SeaWorld theme...

Success! Removal of last river dams to help threatened orcas in the US

Great news has emerged from the US concerning our work to protect the endangered orca...

Marine park director replaced after floods cause shut down

The director of Marineland in Antibes, France, has been replaced.  

The removal of Bernard Giampaolo follows recent controversy surrounding the death of one of the male orcas held at the marine theme park in the aftermath of flash floods that hit the region recently. Concerns remain about the health of other marine mammals held there. 

An interim replacement for Mr Giampaolo has be announced and the park, the largest of its kind in Europe, will stay closed until next year.