Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. ~Margaret Meade Tamara Kelley, Orca Conservancy board member, has put together a wonderful example of why we do what we do. Enjoy!
http://www.takepart.com/article/2013/01/09/urgent-many-18-killer-whales-trapped-quebec-ice A pod of up to 12 wild killer whales have become trapped in the ice off the coast of Quebec. So far, the Canadian government has done very little to help the animals, who could all perish without rapid
...Simply, 'to have turbines in critical whale habitat would be pure, simple, total, utter insanity. No matter how advanced the turbine technology, no amount of mitigation could compensate for the noise, prey reduction, and other disturbance to the whales.' Read more here:
Dolphins are commercially exploited in marine parks worldwide and swim with the dolphin attractions. We at Orca Conservancy are strongly opposed to cetaceans in captivity and swim-with-the-dolphin (SWTD) attractions, yet we do believe that while they are in captivity, they should receive the most