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Majestic fin whales

Icelandic whalers kill first fin whales in four years

As feared, whale hunters in Iceland have killed at least two fin whales, the first...
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Majority of Icelandic people think whaling harms their country’s reputation

A survey of Icelandic people has confirmed that the majority believe whaling damages Iceland's reputation. ...
A magnificent sei whale © Christopher Swann

Japan Begins Commercial Whaling Season

Sei whale © Christopher Swann Japanese whalers have left port to begin this year's annual...

Pumps and conveyor belts. How could more whales help save us?

University of Alaska Fairbanks Master's student, Dana Bloch, retrieves a CTD that is used to...

New Endangered Species App

endangered species appA new children’s app on endangered animals for schools and families has just been released and is now available to download.

It covers 150 different species, with a flash card on each one that includes a photo, fact files and information on why the animal is endangered and what is being done to save it.

The app includes four whale and dolphin species (beluga,blue whale, bottlenose dolphin and humpback whale) and each has a link to the WDCS website so you can find out all you want to know!

Why not tell your school about it!

You can find it in the UK itunes store or in the US itunes store.