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Oldest dolphin held captive dies after spending 47 years in a tank

Moby, the oldest dolphin held in captivity died today at the Nuremberg Zoo, Germany. Moby,...
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Japan’s attempts to remove the international ban on commercial whale hunting defeated

Japan’s hopes of overturning the 32-year-old ban on commercial whale hunting by changing current international...

More power given to countries that kill whales for cultural and nutritional needs

Following yesterday’s vote against the creation of a sanctuary for whales in the South Atlantic, more bad...
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WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre wins volunteer award

Whale and Dolphin Conservation’s Scottish Dolphin Centre in Spey Bay has received an award from...

Proposal to create a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic is defeated at whaling meeting

A proposal to establish a South Atlantic Whale Sanctuary (SAWS) has failed to be ratified...

New Zealand High Court reverses plan to mine in endangered dolphin habitat

Following public outcry and representation from environmental groups, including WDC, the Wellington High Court in...