WDC, Whale & Dolphin Conservation

Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC) is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of whales and dolphins. They defend these remarkable creatures against the many threats they face - through campaigns, lobbying, advising governments, conservation projects, field research and rescue.

Their mission? To share the wonder of whales and dolphins with people all across the world, and inspire global action to protect them. And their vision - a world where every whale and dolphin is safe and free.

With offices in the UK, US, Australia, Germany and South America, WDC are currently working on a range of campaign areas including:

• Ending hunting and commercial whaling

• Achieving recognised rights for whales and dolphins

• Ending the keeping of whales and dolphins in captivity

• Tackling the issue of bycatch - when whales and dolphins are accidentally caught in fishing gear

• Creating safe homes for whales through the creation of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs)In November 2017, WDC will celebrate 30 years working at the forefront of whale and dolphin conservation.

Other ways to support

Supporters can find out more about WDC’s work and their campaigns by visiting their website, following them on social media, or by signing up to their monthly e-newsletter.You can also adopt dolphins, humpbacks and orcas, and support WDC on their mission to give these amazing creatures a safer future.


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