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Bahamas Dolphinarium Ordered To Release Dolphins

The Bahamas are taking a huge step towards the protection of marine mammals. A court in the Caribbean island has ordered that an illegal dolphinarium shut down and is questioning whether any dolphi…

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My 8-Year-Old’s Determination to Help Dolphins

During November, in honor of Thanksgiving, it seems quite popular to engage in the “Gratitude project,” an online movement in which participants express appreciation each day for something or someone …

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New Ship for Sea Shepherd

By Michael d'Estries, Ecorazzi While Matt Groening and James Brooks are the two names most associated with the success of The Simpsons (the longest-running American primetime, scripted television s…

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Chicago Aquarium’s New Baby Dolphin

Veterinarians at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium say a baby dolphin born two weeks ago is male. The aquarium debuted the baby Pacific white-sided dolphin calf to photographers Tuesday. Photo Credit: Vincent …

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Dolphins Help Fisherman Catch Fish

Dolphins continue to astound us with their behaviors and abilities. A recent study followed a group of wild bottlenose dolphins in Laguna, Brazil that have shown a unique talent - they help local fish…

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Dolphin Trapped in California Wetlands

Wildlife experts are trying to return a healthy dolphin to the ocean after it became stranded by swimming into a narrow wetlands channel along the southern California coast. Photo Credit: cornstaruk v…

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Most Endangered Dolphins Get New Campaign

Maui's dolphins are the most endangered dolphins in the world. A new study found they are down to just about 55 adults, from 111 several years ago. However, it has been noted the real number may be le…

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How Our Addiction to Oil is Killing Dolphins

Dolphins are being killed in mass quantities in Peru, and this time the culprit isn't the Japanese taste dolphin meat... it's our collective hunger for oil. Since the beginning of the summer, nearl…

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World’s Smallest Dolphins Down to 55

Maui dolphins are the smallest wild dolphins in the world, with one of the tiniest populations. A new study found they are down to just about 55 adults, from 111 several years ago. However, it has bee…

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Dolphin Strandings Continue in Massachusetts

Rescue teams from the International Fund for Animal Welfare are trying to save 10 stranded dolphins. Last month 177 short-beaked common dolphins stranded on Cape Cod, that's five times what researcher…

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