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Gray whale deaths have spiked on the West Coast

Pacific Gray Whale Population Drops by Nearly 25%

Being taken off the endangered species list sadly doesn't guarantee a carefree future for whales. ...
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Enter to win a virtual ticket to the pre-screening of National Geographic’s “Secrets of the Whales”

This 4-part series plunges viewers deep within the epicenter of whale culture to experience the...
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I signed a petition…now what?

More than ever before, critically endangered North Atlantic right whales have really stolen my heart...
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Home of Southern Resident Orcas Named a Mission Blue Hope Spot

WDC is proud to be among the groups supporting the declaration of the Salish Sea,...

Teenage captive orca dies at facility in Tenerife

Skyla, a female orca was born at SeaWorld in Orlando (US) in 2004 to mother...
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Southern Resident Orcas: Dam Good News for Restoring the Snake River

Hysazu Photography Hysazu Photography  "We are thrilled to see a concrete plan come together for...
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“Big” News: New Whale Species Identified in the Gulf of Mexico

NOAA Fisheries A study led by NOAA Fisheries scientist Dr. Patricia Rosel confirms that a...
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Feds Sued to Force Them to Protect Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales From Vessel Strikes

Just over half of known or suspected right whale deaths since 2017 have been attributed...

Increasing diversity in marine conservation backed by $10,000 matching gift

On average, a person who is currently employed in marine mammal conservation or research has...