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How has the world changed for whale and dolphin protection?

How has the world changed for whale and dolphin protection?

A veteran conservationist looks back... I’m Dr Mike Bossley and I’ve been engaged in research,...
Surely coronavirus teaches us we shouldn’t be eating whales or dolphins?

Surely coronavirus teaches us we shouldn’t be eating whales or dolphins?

There is no denying that COVID-19 is on track to becoming the worst pandemic in...
Whales, dolphins, porpoises and healthy seas under lockdown

Whales, dolphins, porpoises and healthy seas under lockdown

Anyone watching blue, humpback or sperm whales can clearly see and hear the power-packed spout...
Coronavirus and New Zealand dolphins: many questions, few answers

Coronavirus and New Zealand dolphins: many questions, few answers

Like people over the world, New Zealanders have recently been faced with a lot of...
Whaling: an inconvenient truth – the hunters are not only killing whales, they are killing us too.

Whaling: an inconvenient truth – the hunters are not only killing whales, they are killing us too.

As we hope for an end to the coronavirus crisis, we should reflect on another...
How we’re helping to keep orcas safe from capture in Russia

How we’re helping to keep orcas safe from capture in Russia

In 1999, we helped open up whale research in Russia, building a photo-ID catalogue of...
Outrage as Norway’s government says its whalers are ‘essential workers’

Outrage as Norway’s government says its whalers are ‘essential workers’

If you are able to help with a donation it would mean the world right...
Life in lockdown – is this what captivity for whales and dolphins is like?

Life in lockdown – is this what captivity for whales and dolphins is like?

If you are able to help with a donation it would mean the world right...
All articles
  • All articles
  • About whales & dolphins
  • Create healthy seas
  • End captivity
  • Prevent deaths in nets
  • Scottish Dolphin Centre
  • Stop whaling
Fighting for Dolphins and Due Process in the Bahamas

Fighting for Dolphins and Due Process in the Bahamas

In our continuing fight to stop the proliferation of captive dolphin facilities in the Caribbean,...
An eye high in the sky …?

An eye high in the sky …?

Scientists have recently advanced a method for counting whales from space. Until now, to count...
Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder… and the stomachs of unsuspecting wildlife

Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder… and the stomachs of unsuspecting wildlife

As Valentine’s Day is approaching and couples primp for their special date night, are they...
Marius the giraffe

Marius the giraffe

Unethical, cruel, barbaric - these are just some of the terms the world’s media has...
Well, “eel” be damned …

Well, “eel” be damned …

Finding out more about the behaviour of whales, dolphins and porpoises can be a tricky...
Breach! Support the film the whalers don’t want you to see

Breach! Support the film the whalers don’t want you to see

I spoke last night to Los Angeles-based writer, director and film maker, Jonathan (Jonny) Zwick....
TUI Germany to end support for whale and dolphin captivity?

TUI Germany to end support for whale and dolphin captivity?

WDC is very pleased at reports that TUI Germany will no longer offer holidaymakers trips...
Process fails dolphins in Bruges

Process fails dolphins in Bruges

On 30th January, Belgium’s Animal Welfare Board announced the results of many months of deliberation...