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Japan Dolphins Day 2013

Japan Dolphins Day 2013

June 10, 2013 by Laura Bridgeman

Earth Island's Save Japan Dolphins Campaign teams up with Save Misty the Dolphin for JDD 2013!

New German Documentary on Captivity

New German Documentary on Captivity

May 13, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

A new German documentary draws the connection between the captive industry and the Taiji dolphin slaughter.

Help End the Cruel Captures of Dolphins!

Help End the Cruel Captures of Dolphins!

April 29, 2013 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Help stop the captures of wild dolphins and belugas by signing our petition to the Obama Administration's Secretaries of State and Commerce.

Happy Birthday Dolphin Project!

Happy Birthday Dolphin Project!

April 22, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Forty-three years ago today, Ric O'Barry tried to free his first dolphin, and the Dolphin Project was born.

Pat Derby: Lions and Tigers and Elephants

Pat Derby: Lions and Tigers and Elephants

April 16, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Our friend Pat Derby, defender of elephants and founder of the best sanctuary in the world for exotic animals, died recently.  We will miss her.

Hope and Tragedy on My Last Day

Hope and Tragedy on My Last Day

February 16, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Volunteer Cove Monitor Terra Baylor describes his last day in Taiji, while Japanese activists demonstrate in Tokyo against hunting of whales and dolphins.

More Risso’s Killed in Taiji

More Risso’s Killed in Taiji

January 11, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Once again, the waters of the Cove turn red as the Taiji dolphin hunters kill a pod of Risso's dolphins, as reported by our volunteer Cove Monitor Cynthia Fernandez.

Death of Risso’s Dolphins

Death of Risso’s Dolphins

January 9, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

More sad tidings from Taiji:  A pod of Risso's dolphins is slaughtered, as reported by our volunteer Cove Monitor Cynthia Fernandez.

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