Blog Archives: November 2011
Ben Werdegar leaves the Cove and Taiji, heading for home, with some thoughts about nets.
Ben Werdegar and his father were in Taiji this past week; read this 14-year-old's moving account of the slaughter of eight Risso's dolphins.
Our Save Japan Dolphins monitors and team send a note of thanks to the police of Taiji and denounce any violence or threats.
If you want to learn about the problems of captivity, read Leah Lemieux's book, Rekindling the Waters.
Around ten Risso's dolphins die in Taiji, but, according to Save Japan Dolphins volunteer Cove Monitor Leah Lemieux, the fate of others, including two rare Rough-toothed dolphins, is better.
Ric O'Barry receives a Bambi Award and gets his message out to more than 5 million TV viewers in Europe: "Don't buy a ticket to a dolphin show!"
Ric O'Barry will be in Germany to receive the prestigious Bambi Award, the oldest media award in Europe.
Leah Lemieux reports on another drive hunt, one that failed, thankfully, and about a dying captive dolphin.