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Peter Flood mom and calf

Emergency Petition Seeks to Shield Right Whale Moms, Calves From Vessel Strikes

For Immediate Release, November 1, 2022 WASHINGTON-Conservation groups filed an emergency rulemaking petition with the...
The Yushin Maru catcher ship of the Japanese whaling fleet injures a whale with its first harpoon attempt, and takes a further three harpoon shots before finally killing the badly injured fleeing whale. Finally they drowned the mammal beneath the harpooon deck of the ship to kill it.  Southern Ocean.  07.01.2006

Moves to overturn whaling ban rejected

Last week, the 68th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC, the body that regulates...

Nearly 500 whales die in New Zealand

The number of pilot whales that have died following a mass stranding in New Zealand...

200 pilot whales killed in latest Faroese slaughter

More than 200 pilot whales have been slaughtered in Sandagerði (Torshavn) in the Faroe Islands....

Clearing out that wardrobe for summer? Buy and sell on eBay all this week and you can support WDC!

This whole week until Sunday 6th May, WDC will be a featured charity on eBay, meaning that whenever you buy and sell through eBay you will be offered the chance to donate to WDC.

If you are thinking of having that spring wardrobe clear-out, now would be the ideal time as all this week buyers can opt to donate anything from £1 upwards when making purchases!

This is the fourth time WDC have been featured on eBay’s give at checkout, and as usual the money raised will be used to support our vital work around the world to keep whales and dolphins safe and free.

If you are one of the millions of people who use eBay to sell unwanted items, you can also support our work throughout the year, by donating a percentage of your eBay sales to WDC. To find out more, visit our eBay for Charity page.