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Speaking up for the little guys – WDC in action
Whaling boat kept in port after more hunt cruelty exposed
New Important Marine Mammal Areas added to global ocean conservation list
An unforgettable first encounter – observing the whales we work to protect
Whalers kill just days after Iceland’s hunt suspension is lifted
WDC in Japan – Part 2: Digital dolphins
Icelandic government lifts suspension on cruel hunts
Meet the 2023 Interns: Amanda Eskridge
Toxic tides, troubled whales: the toll of chemical pollution
Lolita the orca dies after half a century in captivity
Breaking barriers for whales and dolphins at the Convention of Migratory Species
Every whale and dolphin - safe & free
There are 4 vital ways that we are fighting for the survival of whales and dolphins.
Together we can:
Whales and dolphins have a right to live free and healthy lives. These highly intelligent individuals should not suffer for human entertainment.
Commercial whaling is illegal. And yet, every year, Japan, Norway and Iceland kill around 1,500 whales.
Create healthy seas
Commercial fishing, oil and gas drilling, and shipping are threatening the lives of whales and dolphins.
Prevent deaths in fishing gear
Thousands of whales and dolphins are accidentally killed in fishing gear every year.