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New Evidence - Free Morgan Foundation

New Evidence - Free Morgan Foundation | Dolphins | Scoop.it

Our reports are based on more than 77 hours of observations on Morgan. Although Loro Parque will claim that these attacks are 'normal', you can read in the supporting letters from orca scientists, that this is not the case, particularly in the wlid.

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Activists scramble to save over 100 pilot whales in Taiji Cove

Activists scramble to save over 100 pilot whales in Taiji Cove | Dolphins | Scoop.it
According to Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS), between 100-120 pilot whales were driven into Taiji Cove, Japan yesterday, and held overnight.
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Are Parks Like SeaWorld Harming or Helping Killer Whales?

Are Parks Like SeaWorld Harming or Helping Killer Whales? | Dolphins | Scoop.it
The new book "Death at SeaWorld" and a serious recent injury to an orca at one of the parks is raising concern.
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PETA protests injury to whale at SeaWorld San Diego

PETA protests injury to whale at SeaWorld San Diego | Dolphins | Scoop.it
SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Activists with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals protested what they called poor conditions for killer whales and their trainers at SeaWorld San Diego on Wednesday, a week after filing a federal complaint saying...
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PETA calls for investigation into SeaWorld orca's injury

PETA calls for investigation into SeaWorld orca's injury | Dolphins | Scoop.it
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is calling on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (APHIS) to launch an investigation into a gruesome injury received by one of SeaWorld's orcas.
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Inuits Slaughter Narwhals: Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop

Inuits Slaughter Narwhals: Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau Much like Taiji, Japan each year Intuit hunters are issued permits to hunt narwhal, a cousin to the dolphin who has a tusk. Today science has proven how highly intelligent, and...
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Champions For Cetaceans Daily Scoop: Pilot Whales Cove Red

Champions For Cetaceans Daily Scoop: Pilot Whales Cove Red | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau The pilot whales driven into the cove on September 28, 2012 in Taiji Japan panicked as they were netted off in the death cove. As seen above dolphins rushed onto rocks and on t...
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Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop: Capture of Russian Orcas

Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop: Capture of Russian Orcas | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau On September 25, 2012 Russian Orca confirmed via Facebook that orca captures have taken place in Russia. “Following rumours, we confirmed today that at least two orcas we...
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Man Against Dolphin – a Search for Understanding the Conundrum That is Japan

Man Against Dolphin – a Search for Understanding the Conundrum That is Japan | Dolphins | Scoop.it
Right now the annual bloodbath of dolphin hunting in Taiji, Japan is ongoing.  During this archaic process dolphins and small whales are driven into a cove where some are destined to be sold to amusement parks while the rest are cruelly slaughtered...
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Futo to begin hunting dolphin again

Ito Fishery Union announced that they conduct the dolphin drive hunt in Futo on 22nd. The season is from Sept 1st to the end of March. The dolphins caught will be used for biological research at National Research Institute of Far Seas Fisheries and for display at aquariums, but the meat will not be sold.

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Nú verður grindin hildin til

Nú verður grindin hildin til | Dolphins | Scoop.it

150 pilot whales slaughtered in the Faroe Islands near Vagur. What terrible suffering!

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sweetpea3c's comment, September 4, 2012 2:19 PM
We need to make more people aware, and more people need to start caring about these issues! While this destruction of whales is in itself horrific, it impacts our entire earth...it effects us all in so many ways!
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As Fisheries Service Dithers, New England Porpoises Drown

As Fisheries Service Dithers, New England Porpoises Drown | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Carl Safina and Andrew Read Every twelve hours in the Gulf of Maine, a porpoise swims into a net it cannot see, struggles until it runs out of breath, and drowns.
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New dolphin capture angers Makili

New dolphin capture angers Makili | Dolphins | Scoop.it

SEVEN bottle nose dolphins were last week captured outside the Lunga river mouth by fishermen and then reportedly sold to a local businessman in Honiara.

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Ingrid Visser / Orca Research Trust, now have an...

Ingrid Visser / Orca Research Trust, now have an official Youtube channel. This is a wonderful video showing just how essential the work that Ingrid and her team does. Subscribe and share.
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Please comment to stop seismic testing off California coast! Only 2 days left and it can start in November!

Please comment to stop seismic testing off California coast! Only 2 days left and it can start in November! | Dolphins | Scoop.it
Reblogged from StrandedNoMore: Only 2 (!) days are left to comment. Here is a little overview of the situation form Surfrider Foundation (link). Here is the Federal Register notice with proposal wh...
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Beluga Whales Need Your Help!

Beluga Whales Need Your Help! | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop Ric O’Barry of The Dolphin Project has made a call to action for beluga whales, the white dolphins: The Georgia Aquarium is proposing ...
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Stranded Pilot Whales Eaten By Locals in Indonesia

Stranded Pilot Whales Eaten By Locals in Indonesia | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop A sad day for a pod of 44 pilot whales that stranded in Indonesia. When the whales stranded their were not enough people to get them back in...
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Wild Belugas Need Your Help: Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop

Wild Belugas Need Your Help: Champions for Cetaceans Daily Scoop | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Guest Blogger Barbara Napole of Save The Blood Dolphins Please help us! Send your emails to SaveBloodDolphins@gmail.com Join us on Save The Blood Dolphins Facebook for Dolphins issues and news d...
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Champions For Cetaceans Daily Scoop: More Pilot Whales in The Cove

Champions For Cetaceans Daily Scoop: More Pilot Whales in The Cove | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau The dolphin hunters of Taiji have driven yet another pod of pilot whales into, “The Cove” in Taiji, Japan. This will be the third pod since the start of the dolphin...
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Champions For Cetaceans Daily Scoop: Bottlenose Dolphins in The Cove

Champions For Cetaceans Daily Scoop: Bottlenose Dolphins in The Cove | Dolphins | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau Today two pods of bottlenose dolphins were pushed together and driven into the infamous cove in Taiji, Japan. The bottlenose dolphins will not be killed during the month of Sep...
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Divided dolphin societies unite

Divided dolphin societies unite | Dolphins | Scoop.it
The unique social split dividing a population of bottlenose dolphins in Moreton Bay, Australia is over, scientists say.
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Desperate bid to save Yangtze river dolphin

Desperate bid to save Yangtze river dolphin | Dolphins | Scoop.it
A woman calling for protection of the Yangtze finless porpoise, also called river pig, visits Wuhan Chinese White Flag Dolphin Aquarium in Hubei, ...
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Catastrophe for Dolphins in Peru

Catastrophe for Dolphins in Peru | Dolphins | Scoop.it
WThe producer of this video, Hardy Jones, has just returned from video taping the tragic die-off of dolphins along the coast of Peru.
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