Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society

Type: Organization
Name: Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Norwegians Hate Whale Meat. So Why Does the Country Insist on Whaling?

By Brian Palmer, Norwegians killed 729 whales this year, marking the largest catch in two decades. The hunt persists despite a more than 30-year ban on commercial whaling worldwide, making Norway one of only three countries that continue to flout international ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Awesome sight as pod squad makes a rare appearance

Synchronised swimmers ... a pod of dolphins swims through the Port River. Picture: Source: Supplied A BAND of nine dolphins has formed a spectacular sight with the synchronised swimmers captured on camera cruising along the Port River. It was Whale and ... [Published Adelaide Now - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Sue Cross :Things NOT To Do When You're 11¾ - Or Ever: 1. Visit A Dolphinarium.

It's quite a spectacle. Black and white killer whales, choreographed with special effects, their trainers dressed in matching wetsuits, surfing on their backs or balancing on their noses as the animals leap out of the pool. At marine mammal parks other ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Awesome Virtual Online Field Trips

0 comment(s) so far...August 29, 2014 By: Patricia BrownCreating an online virtual experience for your students is easy with these great tools...Google Maps with Street View lets you explore places around the world through 360-degree street-level imagery. ... [Published Technology and Learning Magazine - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Does Whale Watching in the Name of Conservation Do More Harm Than Good?

Watching whales and dolphins in their natural habitat may seem like a good alternative to seeing them in aquariums, but some scientists say that the activity may be putting the marine mammals at risk.Researchers presented their findings at the International ... [Published TakePart - Aug 28 2014]

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Frank A Jenssen, a Norwegian journalist who covers whaling, told a television station in May: "If it does not become easier to sell whale meat, I fear that this tradition and industry will die outout In about ten to 15 years, there may be no whalers left in Norway, and that would be a tragedy."

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Norwegians Hate Whale Meat. So Why Does the Cou... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 10 2014]
Awesome sight as pod squad makes a rare appearance [Published Adelaide Now - Sep 10 2014]
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Awesome Virtual Online Field Trips [Published Technology and Learning Magazine - Aug 29 2014]
Does Whale Watching in the Name of Conservation... [Published TakePart - Aug 28 2014]
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