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Eating Fish Is Killing Off 90% of Global Dolphin Populations

Eating Fish Is Killing Off 90% of This Ocean’s Dolphin Population

Fewer dolphins are turning up in fishing bycatch. Initially, this might seem like a reason to celebrate. But what this actually indicates, according to a new study, is that the population has declined and...
Canada Just Banned Whale and Dolphin Captivity

Canada Just Banned Whale and Dolphin Captivity

(Updated June 14, 2019) Canada has banned venues such as aquariums and theme parks from keeping whales, dolphins, and porpoises in captivity for entertainment. The new legislation, Bill S-203, passed the House of Commons today....
Legal Challenge Could End Japanese Dolphin Hunting for Good

Japan’s Notorious Dolphin Hunt Could Soon Be Illegal

Dolphin hunting in Taiji, a whaling town in Japan, could soon be illegal. According to The Guardian, nonprofit Action for Dolphins and Japanese NGO the Life Investigation Agency have both submitted evidence to end the...