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Just Like Kids…

Hi Everyone, Dolphins have been fairly consistent around Chanonry for the last week or so, with Sundance, Kesslet and Rainbow turning up most days. Moonlight is still being conspicous by her absence, seen up near Cromarty but giving Chanonry a wide berth for reasons known only to her. My colleague Simon from our Dolphin &…

IWC 2012 is upon us

Our scientific colleagues will point out that the International Whaling Commission began for them some weeks ago, indeed the IWC Scientific Committee has been meeting in closed session for quite some time now in Panama. The rest of the WDCS team is on its way to attend this week’s forthcoming technical committee meetings and working…

IWC 2012 is upon us

Our scientific colleagues will point out that the IWC began for them some weeks ago, indeed the IWC Scientific Committee has been meeting in closed session for quite some time now in Panama. The rest of the WDCS team is on its way to attend this week’s forthcoming technical committee meetings and working groups. Some…

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Which way will the EU vote on whaling?

WDCS has been involved in an ongoing debate with the European Commission EU about the role of Denmark and its influence in defining the EU’s collective position at the IWC. In the past, EU Member States who have been members of the IWC have always been free to establish their opwn position at the IWC…

The Spirit Of Adventure…

Hi Everyone, I have been very fortunate for the last three days having been invited out on no less than three boat trips, one per day by long time supporters, Sundance adopters and all round lovely people – The White Family, Catherine, Elaine and Andy, seen in the photo below (onboard Ecoventures boat at Cromarty)…

That's A Bit Small, Sundance !

Hi Everyone, A long and very cold wait at Chanonry Point yesterday eventually saw Sundance, Zephyr and Breeze arrive in the choppy water. They all pottered around for a while and some fish started running through the channel and about 200 metres out from the Point, the water suddenly erupted with a very small salmon…