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WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation
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Meet the whales
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Introduction to whale and dolphin species guide
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Discover over 80 types of Whales and Dolphins
The largest animal to have lived on Earth.
Orca (Killer Whale)
Male orcas spend their entire lives alongside their mothers.
North Atlantic right whale
Less than 500 of these large whales survive today.
The world's rarest species of porpoise.
These white whales are known as the canaries of the sea.
Boto (Amazon River dolphin)
These amazing dolphins live in the Amazon rainforest.
The largest toothed whale and deep diver
Found in arctic polar waters, the long tusk of a narwhal is a tooth.
What we are doing
Act Right Now
Ask the US government to expand critical habitat protection for right whales.
TIME IS RUNNING OUT - Don't Let Orcas Be Dammed!
Please join WDC in supporting PacifiCorp for the removal of four dams in along the Klamath River.
Support Iceland - Support a Whale Nation
Send a message to support those people in Iceland who oppose whaling.
Things you can do
WDC (NA) Intern / Residential Volunteer Program
Internships and volunteer positions with WDC.
Shop to support
Wonderful gifts available from our shop
Leave beluga whales in the wild
Join our campaign to stop Georgia Aquarium from importing wild beluga whale
WDC Kids website
Information about whales and dolphins for kids.
Education and outreach
WDC recognises how important education is to help protect whales and dolphi