At the International Whaling Commission last week, South Korea announced it will re-commence whaling as soon as mid-2013.
Michael Fishback, co-founder of Earth Island Institute's Great Whale Conservancy frees a young humpack whale from tangled fishing nets in the Sea of Cortez on Valentine's Day, 2011. After spending hours to untangle and cut the nets, the whale shows amazing appreciation with a spectacular aerial show for Michael's friends and family on the boat.
Bursting with marine life, the waters off Kaikoura in New Zealand are a magnet for fans of fins, wings and a splash of adventure.
As half of the ‘Tokyo Two’ that made headlines three years ago for intercepting embezzled whale meat, Japan’s Toru Suzuki is continuing his battle with his country’s government-aided whaling industry.
Earlier this year for Keep Australia Beautiful week, a little stunt was performed to remind people of the intrinsic link between our cities storm water drains and our oceans and beautiful waterways.
What people don't know is that any litter dropped on the street, will inevitably end up going down a storm water drain and will eventually reach the ocean.
The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society have likely prevented any whales from being killed so far this year.
Follow some of the world’s eminent marine scientists as they embark on an ambitious mission to identify and tag Canadian blue whales as they migrate to a spot known as the Costa Rica Dome.
Greenhouse gases worsen ocean noise by raising acidity levels and causing sound to travel farther, making it ever harder for marine mammals to communicate, UN and wildlife experts said.