#Whales

  • Article: Whales Enjoy Unexpected Break From Ocean Noise Pollution Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    Whales Enjoy Unexpected Break From Ocean Noise Pollution Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|July 22, 2020

    As shipping traffic declines, the ocean has become quieter. Read more

  • Article: Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2019

    There are only about 400 North Atlantic right whales left in the world. Read more

  • Article: Noisier Oceans Could Cause a Critical Food Source to Disappear

    Noisier Oceans Could Cause a Critical Food Source to Disappear

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 22, 2019

    Seismic air guns sound like bombs exploding underwater. Read more

  • Article: 6 Unexpected Products You Should Avoid if You Love Animals

    6 Unexpected Products You Should Avoid if You Love Animals

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|May 15, 2018

    You might find it hard to stop buying some of them. Read more

  • Article: Humpback Whales Are Thriving After Coming Close to Extinction

    Humpback Whales Are Thriving After Coming Close to Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2018

    It’s a tale that defies the prevailing trend in conservation news. Read more

  • Article: England Has Its First Pod of Resident Bottlenose Dolphins

    England Has Its First Pod of Resident Bottlenose Dolphins

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 20, 2017

    And action is needed to protect them. Read more

  • Article: What’s Causing The Deaths of North Atlantic Right Whales in the Atlantic Ocean?

    What’s Causing The Deaths of North Atlantic Right Whales in the Atlantic Ocean?

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 3, 2017

    At least 14 whales died in the Atlantic Ocean over the summer. Read more

  • Article: A Rule to Keep Endangered Whales, Turtles Out of Nets Was Just Scrapped by the Trump Administration

    A Rule to Keep Endangered Whales, Turtles Out of Nets Was Just Scrapped by the Trump Administration

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2017

    “Killing endangered whales to catch swordfish off the California coast is a crime against nature.” Read more