The mission of The Whale Sanctuary Project is to establish a model seaside sanctuary where cetaceans (whales and dolphins) can live in an environment that maximizes well-being and autonomy and is as close as possible to their natural habitat.
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July 19, 2017 / Michael Mountain
Two major news items today: First, the renowned conservationist Dr. Carl Safina has joined the board of the Whale Sanctuary Project. And we’re delighted to let you know that board member Charles … Read More
July 13, 2017 / Michael Mountain
Johnstone Strait, a 68-mile channel along the northeast coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, is home to about 150 orcas during the summer months. And for the last few days, two members of … Read More
June 20, 2017 / Michael Mountain
As part of Orca Awareness Month, five students from Norton Elementary School in Chicago sent this video postcard to our friend Steven Dunn, CEO of Munchkin, Inc., our major sponsor. Munchkin has … Read More
June 15, 2017 / Michael Mountain
Merlin, a British company that specializes in amusement parks, is looking to create a whale sanctuary off the coast of Iceland and to relocate three belugas there. Merlin recently bought an … Read More