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Tokyo and Taiji and Japan Dolphins Day

Tokyo and Taiji and Japan Dolphins Day

September 1, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Ric and the Dolphin Project Team are in Taiji, live streaming and reporting on the status of the dolphin hunts on our Facebook Pages.  Here's what's happening...

Ric and EII Dolphin Project Team in Japan

Ric and EII Dolphin Project Team in Japan

August 27, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Ric O'Barry and the Earth Island Dolphin Team will be in Tokyo and Taiji, Japan, this weekend for the official opening of the dolphin-hunting season.  See what they have planned!

Angel Painting Auction Closes on Sunday August 31

Angel Painting Auction Closes on Sunday August 31

August 25, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Our auction for the wonderful painting of Angel the albino dolphin by artist Catherine Garneau's closes on August 31st, so hurry and get your bids in!  Cards and other items are also available for sale, with proceeds benefiting Earth Island's Dolphin Project.

Kroger and Save Mart Deep-Sixes Dolphin-Deadly Tuna

Kroger and Save Mart Deep-Sixes Dolphin-Deadly Tuna

August 12, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

In a victory for dolphins, tuna caught by chasing, netting, and killing dolphins has been taken off the shelves of supermarket giants Kroger and Save Mart, thanks to Earth Island Institute.

WAZA & JAZA to Meet Elsa & Japan Activists

WAZA & JAZA to Meet Elsa & Japan Activists

August 9, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

In a meeting tomorrow in Japan, Sakae Hemmi of Elsa Nature Conservancy of Japan and her colleagues will meet with the president of JAZA and the director of WAZA to urge an end to the captivity industry's subsidy of the Taiji dolphin hunts.

In Killing Whales and Dolphins, Japan is Hurting Itself

In Killing Whales and Dolphins, Japan is Hurting Itself

August 5, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

In the Huffington Post blog, Mark J. Palmer of Earth Island explains why Japan should stop killing whales and dolphins, and why the Obama Administration should push them to do so.

3 Victories for Dolphins, Belugas, and Orcas

3 Victories for Dolphins, Belugas, and Orcas

August 1, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Three small but significant victories have happened for captive dolphins, beluga whales and orcas, just in the past week!

Enson & Ric on a Mission to Fukushima

Enson & Ric on a Mission to Fukushima

July 28, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Enson Inoue is a gem. delivering supplies to the victims of the Fukushima disaster in northern Japan.  Ric O'Barry joined Enson recently for a video of Enson's effort.

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