ORCA News

Apr03

Heartbreaking story from Sardinia

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Heartbreaking story from Sardinia

The heartbreaking story of a pregnant, female sperm whale washed up in Sardinia

Mar20

The power of citizen science

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Survey & Sightings News

The power of citizen science

Citizen science involves members of the general public in the collection of scientific data to help inform and improve the conservation of our marine spaces.

Feb21

Statement on whaling in Iceland

Written by // Sally Hamilton Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Statement on whaling in Iceland

ORCA has issued the following statement in response to the news that Iceland will continue whaling until 2023.

Jan16

EU respond to Japan's IWC withdrawal

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

EU respond to Japan's IWC withdrawal

The European Union have today expressed "regret" at Japan's decision to leave the International Whaling Commission (IWC).

Dec13

A final cry for help

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

A final cry for help

Rescue attempts fail to save injured whale in Southern France

Nov15

Special offer for ORCA supporters

Written by // Emily Condley Categories // ORCA Events

Special offer for ORCA supporters

Oceanwide Expeditions offer an exclusive discount on their upcoming voyage to Spitsbergen.

Nov06

Sperm whale sighting shows changing ecosystem

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Sperm whale sighting shows changing ecosystem

The largest species of toothed mammal has been seen in the Canadian Arctic in rare encounter.

Nov02

New tool launched to promote sustainable whale watching

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

New tool launched to promote sustainable whale watching

The International Whaling Commission (IWC) have launched a handbook designed to support operators, regulators and tourists.

Mar28

Inspiring passengers across the seas

Written by // Anna Bunney Categories // Wildlife Officer Sightings

Inspiring passengers across the seas

Spring marks the start of the ORCA Wildlife Officer season and every year our Wildlife Officers board ferries around the UK to live and work on board for up to six months of the year.

Mar05

ORCA announce new partnership with Crystal

Written by // Sally Hamilton Categories // Survey & Sightings News

ORCA announce new partnership with Crystal

ORCA Cruise Conservationists are to join selected Crystal Cruises voyages in 2019 to deliver unforgettable wildlife experiences.

Feb06

2019 cruise season kicks off in style!

Categories // Survey & Sightings News

2019 cruise season kicks off in style!

ORCA's first cruise of 2019 included some sensational sightings on board P&O Cruise's Ventura.

Dec21

Happy New Year

Categories // ORCA Events

Happy New Year

We have had yet another amazing year at ORCA HQ!

Nov28

The State of European Cetaceans 2018 has launched!

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Survey & Sightings News

The State of European Cetaceans 2018 has launched!

ORCA’s latest report highlights a shift in important areas for marine mammals in UK waters

Nov15

Positive news for fin whale populations

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Positive news for fin whale populations

Reclassification comes after the global population has doubled since the 1970s.

Nov05

Hope for whales from thermal imaging

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Hope for whales from thermal imaging

Cutting edge technology could be use to cut the number of ship strikes deaths.

<<  1 2 [34 5 6 7  >>