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Candidate conservation areas earmarked in Western Indian Ocean and Arabian Seas

Candidate conservation areas earmarked in Western Indian Ocean and Arabian Seas

Scientists and observers from 15 different countries have met to map important habitats for marine...
Shepherd’s beaked whale filmed underwater for the first time

Shepherd’s beaked whale filmed underwater for the first time

A rarely seen species of beaked whale has been filmed underwater for the first time....
Fossil of prehistoric four-legged whale discovered in Peru

Fossil of prehistoric four-legged whale discovered in Peru

Scientists have unearthed the fossil of a 43-million-year-old whale in Peru, which was adapted to...
US authorities support proposal for Makah gray whale hunt

US authorities support proposal for Makah gray whale hunt

Federal authorities in the United States have put forward a proposal that would allow the...
Research shows great white sharks will avoid orca encounters

Research shows great white sharks will avoid orca encounters

New research from scientists in the US has revealed that great white sharks will leave...
Beluga whales safely land in Iceland

Beluga whales safely land in Iceland

Cargolux delivers Little Grey and Little White safely to Iceland on their way to the...
Death of Thames humpback whale

Death of Thames humpback whale

Reports of the death of the young whale sighted in the Thames River in recent...
Brewery’s donation will help protect whales and dolphins

Brewery’s donation will help protect whales and dolphins

Field officer, Charlie Phillips was delighted to represent WDC at the handover of a cheque...
Alpha Travel Insurance stub out cigarette litter with an Urban Beach Clean

Alpha Travel Insurance stub out cigarette litter with an Urban Beach Clean

15 staff-members from leading travel insurance company tifgroup, the brand behind Alpha Travel Insurance, took...
Whalers turn whale watchers

Whalers turn whale watchers

WDC and the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Environment Fund are celebrating the launch of...
European Commission backs away from new measures to end dolphins net deaths

European Commission backs away from new measures to end dolphins net deaths

Despite pressure from WDC and other groups, the European Commission has said that it will...
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Test blog

Test blog

On the morning of Saturday, September 22nd, Morgan gave birth. An orca being born should...
My first blog

My first blog

On the morning of Saturday, September 22nd, Morgan gave birth. An orca being born should...
a new blog

a new blog

On the morning of Saturday, September 22nd, Morgan gave birth. An orca being born should...
This is a new blog post

This is a new blog post

This is a story about something to do with NotWhaleFood.  Let’s explore why this not...
How we are working with communities to build a whale sanctuary

How we are working with communities to build a whale sanctuary

On the morning of Saturday, September 22nd, Morgan gave birth. An orca being born should...
Remembering our friend Jo Toole

Remembering our friend Jo Toole

All of us here at WDC were deeply shocked and saddened to hear of Jo's...
How many New Zealand dolphins should there be and how high should we be setting our conservation goals?

How many New Zealand dolphins should there be and how high should we be setting our conservation goals?

Māui and Hector's dolphins (collectively known as New Zealand dolphins) are hurtling towards extinction because...
How do you fly two beluga whales half way around the world?

How do you fly two beluga whales half way around the world?

As you may well be aware, we are working with the SEA LIFE Trust to...