Blog: Captivity Industry
It looks like the information we had on the party at uShaka Marine Park in South Africa was wrong, and so Ric apologizes to the Park.
In Almerimar, Spain, the local grassroots volunteer group PROMAR is successfully raising a young striped dolphin, Marcos, to be released back into the sea, despite many looming roadblocks.
For three days, the dolphin hunters have failed to find any dolphins, as our volunteer Cove Monitor Kerry O'Brien reports on her last day in Taiji.
No dolphins killed in the Cove, so our volunteer Cove Monitor Terry O'Brien went to see captive dolphins in the notorious Taiji Whale Museum.
Tia Butt, our returning volunteer Cove Monitor, reports on the slaughter of a pod of Risso's Dolphins in Taiji.
Bad weather means safety for dolphins, as volunteer Cove Monitor Ruth Williams reports on her final day in Taiji.
Ruth Williams, our Cove Monitor in Taiji, reports good news for dolphins in the ocean, but the plight of captive dolphins is heartbreaking.
Ric O'Barry and the Dolphin Project are calling for an investigation by the US Attorney General and the NOAA General Counsel of the payment to people to stand in line for hours and attend the public hearing of the Georgia Aquarium's permit to import eighteen captive beluga whales from Russia.