Blog: Captivity Industry
There are still some tickets available for the Kiss the Sky! Orca Freedom Concert on Earth Day, April 22nd, in Seattle, but they are going FAST!
The California Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee will hold AB 2140, the orca captivity phase-out bill, for an Interim Study, likely lasting into next year.
Earth Island sponsors an ad in today's New York Times in tribute to Angel, the little albino dolphin in the Taiji Whale Museum.
Earth Island, Ric O'Barry and the Free Willy Keiko Foundation urge passage of AB 2140, the California Orca Welfare and Safety Act.
In a meeting with Ric O'Barry and other activists, WAZA's Director proposes to host a meeting between Elsa Nature Conservancy of Japan and the leader of JAZA, the Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
Ric O'Barry is in Europe this week for a big demonstration and meeting with the leadership of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums on Friday, March 28th.
At SeaWorld Orlando, the orca Tilikum lives a lonely life, as reported by Helene Hesselager O'Barry.
Ric O'Barry inspects the Taiji Whale Museum (in disguise), observing Angel and her confinement. She's alive, but an angel living in hell.