Thursday , 12 October 2017

Tag Archives: whales

Japan, please do the right thing.

Japan, please do the right thing.

In the last 5 years Japan has dumped millions of gallons of toxic waste into the oceans. This is horrible but obviously not on purpose, still I don’t see them doing anything to make it right. I know we have dumped oil several times a=but truthfully nothing has compared to this. And the people here do not agree with the ... Read More »

Tommy Lee stands up for abused whale

Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee is angry — really angry — about the way Shamu is being treated at SeaWorld. In a letter to SeaWorld Orlando, Lee complains about the methods used by the theme park to obtain sperm from Tillikum – the orca responsible for the death of SeaWorld trainer Dawn Brancheau this spring. Tillikum was brought to SeaWorld ... Read More »

Whales suffering from sunburn

Whales in Mexico’s Gulf of California are showing worsening signs of sunburn according to new report published Wednesday. Photos and skin samples gathered by scientists from the UK’s Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and Mexico’s Interdisciplinary Marine Science Center revealed blisters and changes in skin pigmentation in blue whales, fin whales and sperm whales. The most badly-affected species was the ... Read More »