In recent years, the dolphin drives that corral hundreds of animals into the cove in Taiji, Japan, have been separated into two phases. The first occurs in early September, when bottlenose dolphins are captured alive for sale to aquariums, but none are slaughtered. This is followed by the regular season of massacre, which lasts until April, when a mixture of dolphins and small whales is ...
Perth dolphin believed to have died, ending sad life of dependency and isolation.
There has been a recent spate of articles claiming that dolphins are ?thugs? and ?dumber than chickens.? Not only do these articles read as though they were written by high school troublemakers, but they also make false claims and disseminate misleading information that is at odds with current scientific understandings of dolphin and animal cognition.
The virus is a measles-like disease that has killed hundreds of dolphins along the East Coast.
A massive, widespread dolphin plague could make its way to beaches in Southeastern North Carolina, a threat local researchers said they can do little to prepare for beyond watching and waiting.
Viewers sent in pictures of a dead dolphin floating on its back in the Chesapeake Bay on Wednesday. Hundreds of...
Count of dead rises to 18 in Md. since July 1, 333 along East Coast Scientists believe a virus similar to measles in humans is responsible for an accelerating die-off in bottlenose dolphins along the Mid-Atlantic coast.
STEVENSVILLE ? The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is investigating the cause of death of a decomposed dolphin carcass that was washed ashore Aug. 15, along Cloverfields beach on Kent Island.
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