Blog: Captivity Industry
SeaWorld claims their tanks are quieter than the ocean.
Responding to pressure from Earth Island and other groups, the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) has finally kicked out the Japan Association of Zoos and Aquariums (JAZA) for violations of WAZA's animal cruelty code.
A new lawsuit challenges SeaWorld's false claims about orcas in captivity -- Earth Island is working directly with the law firm of Covington & Burling LLP and the plaintiffs to seek an order forcing SeaWorld to tell the truth.
John Hargrove, star of Blackfish and author of Beneath the Surface, visited us at Earth Island, and here is what he had to say about SeaWorld in this exclusive interview.
In the ongoing case of the import of 18 wild-caught beluga whales from Russia, here is our press release.
Ringling is retiring elephants. Why can't SeaWorld retire orcas, dolphins and belugas?
Dr. Thomas White speaks out against SeaWorld's attempt to block the recording of a recent conference panel.
SeaWorld continues to sink, with both attendance and income down substantially for their 4th quarter.