Menu ☰

Save Japan Dolphins: Top News

South Korea Bans Imports of Live Dolphins from Taiji
| Mark J. Palmer

Dolphins caught by cruel methods are no longer permitted to be imported into the country. Read More >


Analysis of Taiji Dolphin Slaughter for Season 2017-18

The horrible and heartless season of slaughter of dolphins in Taiji has ceased for now; here's how it played out this year. Read More >


Taiji Killing Quota Raised AGAIN by Japan Fisheries Agency
| Mark J. Palmer

This is the second time this season alone that the quotas have been increased. Read More >


Dolphins Lose a Friend: Russ Rector
| Mark J. Palmer

Rus was a pioneer in efforts to end the captivity of dolphins, having himself been a dolphin trainer. Read More >


Trump to Give Our Oceans to the Oil Companies
| David Phillips

Offshore Oil Drilling Threatens Our Coasts with Oil Spills and Toxic Drilling Muds Read More >


Key 2017 Accomplishments Made Possible Through Your Support
| Mark J. Palmer

A round-up of our work this year to protect dolphins and whales around the world. Read More >


Japan Fisheries Agency Increases Bloody Taiji Dolphin Quotas
| Mark J. Palmer

Quotas aren't based on field surveys of dolphin populations, leaving many to wonder how they are established in the first place. Read More >


Analysis: Taiji Dolphin Slaughter Less Than Half of Last Season’s
| Mark J. Palmer

What are the reasons for the low dolphin catches this year? Read More >


Page 3 of 12 pages  < 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

Campaign Top News

International Marine Mammal Project >
  • The Trump Administration is so gung-ho for oil drilling off our shores for the oil companies that they are ignoring the government shutdown in order to speed up processing of drilling and seismic testing offshore for oil.
    - By Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • The International Marine Mammal Project of Earth Island Institute is suing the Trump Administration in order to get planning papers from Dept. of Interior about plan to lease 90% of US outer continental shelf for offshore oil drilling.
    - By Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • The International Marine Mammal Project of Earth Island Institute has achieved some major goals in protecting whales and dolphins in 2018. Looking forward to continuing our efforts in the new year.
    - Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
Save Japan Dolphins >
  • Taiji is not the only place that dolphin hunts occur in Japan. In northern Japan ports, Dall's porpoises are harpooned for their meat.
    - Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • The International Marine Mammal Project of Earth Island Institute has achieved some major goals in protecting whales and dolphins in 2018. Looking forward to continuing our efforts in the new year.
    - Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • We are one of the most effective nonprofit organizations working to protect whales, dolphins and their ocean homes.
    - Mark J. Palmer
Dolphin + Whale Project >
  • Japan announces they will no longer kill whales in the Antarctic Ocean, a cause for celebration, but also they will drop out of the IWC and start commercial whaling within its 200 mile zone, bad news for those whales and dolphins.
    - By Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • The International Marine Mammal Project of Earth Island Institute has achieved some major goals in protecting whales and dolphins in 2018. Looking forward to continuing our efforts in the new year.
    - Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • Mexico is honoring its gray whale population and protected sanctuaries with a new image on their 500 pesos note.
    - Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
Keiko Whale Rescue >
Freeing Whales & Dolphins from Captivity >
Dolphin Safe Fishing >
  • The International Marine Mammal Project of Earth Island Institute has achieved some major goals in protecting whales and dolphins in 2018. Looking forward to continuing our efforts in the new year.
    - Mark J. Palmer, International Marine Mammal Project
  • After ten years of litigation, the World Trade Organization (WTO) has concluded that the US Dolphin Safe tuna label should remain strong, and not be weakened to allow Mexican tuna, stained by the blood of dolphins, to be falsely labeled "Dolphin Safe". A huge victory!
    - Mark J. Palmer, Associate Director, International Marine Mammal Project
  • We are one of the most effective nonprofit organizations working to protect whales, dolphins and their ocean homes.
    - Mark J. Palmer