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Animal culture crucial for conservation says new research paper

WDC's Philippa Brakes, together with a number of experts working on a wide range of...

Can space technology tell us how many whales there are?

This exciting project is part of Deloitte's Gravity Challenge, a global programme that encourages corporates,...
minke whale breaching

Norway urged to abandon plans to experiment on captured whales

50 of the world's leading whale and dolphin scientists have signed a letter from WDC...
minke whale breaching

Norway urged to abandon plans to experiment on captured whales

Take action Ask the Norwegian prime minister to stop these cruel experiments. Sign now -...

Captivity ‘done and dusted’ in Australian state

The new regulations were introduced by NSW environment minister Matt Kean and followed inquiry into...

Norway’s government allows hunters to kill over 1200 whales this year

Norway's government allows the minke whale hunts to go ahead under an 'objection' to the...
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Pilot whales strand in New Zealand

Volunteer rescuers from Project Jonah, experts in attending strandings, were able to return nearly 30...

Cuts in government funds to hit Japanese whale hunt industry

Previously, Japan had slaughtered whales under the guise of 'research', even though next to nothing...

Still no evidence dolphins cure human health issues says review

Dolphin Assisted Therapy (DAT) encourages people suffering from a range of medical problems to enter the...