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Charity Partnerships

Why work with WDC?

Through a partnership with WDC, you can create a real change across our world’s oceans, through our many areas of work.

You will also add new dimensions to your brand image, become recognized for your CSR work, and engage and motivate your staff members with a range of events and opportunities to work together for a great cause.

Whether you want to help us stop whales and dolphins from accidental entanglement in fishing gear, end the keeping whales and dolphins in captivity for human ‘entertainment’, or stop whaling, get in touch with WDC to see how we can work together to create a rewarding, mutually beneficial partnership.

How we can support each other

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Collaborations

Talk with us about a collaboration between your company and WDC. We've worked with breweries, beverage distributors, clothing and  hospitality companies, and many more.

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Adopt with us!

Adopt a whale through our Corporate Whale Adoption program and enable your company to give back to the environment by supporting threatened humpbacks or orcas populations.

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Team fundraising and Matching Gifts

Run a 10k, host an office fundraising event or outdoor clean-up - get involved in supporting WDC with your colleagues!

Our Partners

Our partners support our vision of a world where every whale and dolphin is safe and free. A huge thank you to all of you.

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    Success Stories

    Check these out!

    Whales are our climate allies – meet the scientists busy proving it

    By Ed Goodall | 06/28/2022

    At Whale and Dolphin Conservation, we’re working hard to bring whales and the ocean into climate conversations at the highest levels. I lead WDC’s ‘Green Whale‘ team and this week I’m at the United Nations Ocean Conference in Lisbon talking to policymakers about the vital roles whales play in our fight against the climate crisis.…

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    Icelandic whalers kill first fin whales in four years

    By Danny Groves | 06/24/2022

    As feared, whale hunters in Iceland have killed at least two fin whales, the first to be killed in four years. Hopes remain that the cruel practice will end in 2023 after the country’s Fisheries Minister, Svandís Svavarsdóttir cast doubt over its future a few weeks ago, saying that there is now little justification for authorizing…

    Majority of Icelandic people think whaling harms their country’s reputation

    By Michelle Collins | 06/17/2022

    A survey of Icelandic people has confirmed that the majority believe whaling damages Iceland’s reputation.  According to the new survey conducted by Maskína for the Icelandic Nature Conservation Association, only 6.1% thought the hunts have a good effect on the country’s reputation, while only 21% consider whaling to be important for the economy. A mere…

    Japan Begins Commercial Whaling Season

    By Michelle Collins | 06/15/2022

    Sei whale © Christopher Swann Japanese whalers have left port to begin this year’s annual hunt for whales and could kill up to 150 Bryde’s whales and 25 sei whales by the time the season finishes in mid-November. This year’s hunt is scheduled to begin on June 13th with the whaling ship Yushin Maru No.3 and its mother ship…

    It’s Time To Breach The Snake River Dams

    By Colleen Weiler | 06/14/2022

    The Snake River dams were controversial even before they were built.  While they were still in the planning stage, Northwest Tribes, salmon advocates, and even state agencies spoke out against the damage that would be caused to salmon.  Tribes who lived along the Snake River had already seen the devastation that major dams caused to…

    Climate giants – how whales can help save the world

    By Vicki James | 06/14/2022

    We know that whales, dolphins, and porpoises are amazing beings with complex social and family lives, and we are leaning more about them all the time. But we are only beginning to understand that whales are essential in ensuring a healthy ocean and helping us combat climate change. The ocean is our largest carbon sink,…

    Five Facts About Orcas

    By Michelle Collins | 06/06/2022

    Orcas, also known as killer whales, are one of the most recognizable and popular species of whales and dolphins. Orcas are so fascinating and we wanted to share five of our favorite facts about them! 1. Orcas are black and white to help them camouflage in the ocean.   Orcas are instantly recognizable due to their…

    Meet the 2022 Interns: Alexi Archer

    By Sarah McCormack | 06/02/2022

    I am thrilled to welcome Alexi to WDC as the newest member of our Marine Animal Rescue and Response team. Alexi, who recently completed her master’s degree in marine science, has ample experience with community outreach, with an emphasis on human-marine mammal interactions – a skill we will rely on as we spread the word…

    Meet the 2022 Interns: Saya Butani

    By Monica Pepe | 05/31/2022

    I’m happy to welcome the newest member of the WDC team, Saya Butani, who is this year’s Conservation Outreach intern! Saya had an action-packed first week where she attended a stakeholder meeting and went on her first ever whale watch! She is already putting her creativity skills to good use by developing promotional material for…

    Pumps and conveyor belts. How could more whales help save us?

    By Danny Groves | 05/23/2022

    University of Alaska Fairbanks Master’s student, Dana Bloch, retrieves a CTD that is used to measure temperature and salinity of seawater in Southeast Alaska. Credit: Sarah Mastroni We are excited to announce backing for two ground-breaking research projects to assess the little understood impact whales have on marine productivity and carbon capture.  The projects, run…