Posts tagged save the whales
Where Did the Whales Go?

Whale researchers across the Pacific Northwest usually receive alerts on their cell phones right about now to indicate that a family of southern resident orcas have returned to their annual summer home in the Salish Sea. But, so far, the phones have been quiet.

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Are You Familiar with New Whale Protection Rules?

Only 75 southern resident killer whales are left, and they continue to face serious threats, including noise from ships and boats. Underwater noise and physical disturbance adversely affects the whales as they heavily rely on sound so they can forage, navigate, and communicate.

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Free Willy (But Still Save the Whales)

The Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans was successful in advancing Bill S-203 (an act to end the captivity of whales and dolphins for entertainment purposes) at the House of Commons today. However, Vancouver Aquarium marine biologists bring up some valid points.

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