Kyara, who was 3 months old, was the last orca born from the park's now-discontinued breeding program.
Experts fear other members of the orca’s pod may have so much toxic PCBs in their bodies that they can’t reproduce.
The animals will continue to perform tricks to crowds in the company's Florida and Texas parks until 2019.
A young orca has been found swimming alone in the Bay of Plenty on New Zealand’s North Island. According to the New Zealand
SeaWorld should reconsider their active opposition to sea pens and should work with scientists, trainers, and environmental organizations to establish sea pen sanctuaries to retire their orcas, beluga whales, and dolphins.
The killing of a two-year old boy is a sad tragedy in human eyes of course, but what does a vendetta against alligators accomplish?
Blackfish forced SeaWorld to announce that it would discontinue its orca-breeding program, effectively phasing out its orca captivity. That is good, but it is not enough to protect orcas at SeaWorld in the future, or orcas that are or might later be held in other locations.
A captive orca was spotted slamming her head into a metal gate, exclusive footage released Tuesday by Ric O'Barry's Dolphin
SeaWorld CEO Joel Manby and I sent a letter to President Obama urging him to use a wide range of diplomatic tools to pressure Japan to end its commercial whaling activities and to stop contravening international law by slaughtering hundreds of innocent whales.
Sign the petition to free all dolphins and whales from captivity. The evidence for this invasive research on female orcas