orcas

Environment
The new report is ~ making waves ~ in marine biology circles.
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Kyara, who was 3 months old, was the last orca born from the park's now-discontinued breeding program.
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Experts fear other members of the orca’s pod may have so much toxic PCBs in their bodies that they can’t reproduce.
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Watching the grief an animal goes through when it loses a family member can only be described as “human.”
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The animals will continue to perform tricks to crowds in the company's Florida and Texas parks until 2019.
Travel
I recently got back from my 7th continent trip - a basecamp activity cruise to Antarctica. As one would anticipate, it truly was a trip of a lifetime and filled with unexpected adventures at every turn.
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A young orca has been found swimming alone in the Bay of Plenty on New Zealand’s North Island. According to the New Zealand
Environment
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.
Environment
There is no freedom from their dependence on their human keepers for food. Captivity is a full-time duty that has been forced upon them by humans, and there are never any breaks from it.
Environment
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?
Environment
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.
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A captive orca was spotted slamming her head into a metal gate, exclusive footage released Tuesday by Ric O'Barry's Dolphin
Environment
Even though the decision to end captive breeding of orcas is a much-needed step in the right direction, the way that SeaWorld has presented its decision to the public and the media has been disingenuous. SeaWorld is bowing to consumer pressure to survive.
Environment
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.
Environment
Sign the petition to free all dolphins and whales from captivity. The evidence for this invasive research on female orcas