ORCA News

Dec12

Plastic free Christmas

Written by // Emily Condley Categories // Fundraising & Support

Plastic free Christmas

Top tips for a plastic free Christmas

Nov28

The State of European Cetaceans 2018 has launched!

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Survey & Sightings News

The State of European Cetaceans 2018 has launched!

ORCA’s latest report highlights a shift in important areas for marine mammals in UK waters

Nov15

Special offer for ORCA supporters

Written by // Emily Condley Categories // ORCA Events

Special offer for ORCA supporters

Oceanwide Expeditions offer an exclusive discount on their upcoming voyage to Spitsbergen.

Nov06

Sperm whale sighting shows changing ecosystem

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Sperm whale sighting shows changing ecosystem

The largest species of toothed mammal has been seen in the Canadian Arctic in rare encounter.

Nov02

New tool launched to promote sustainable whale watching

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

New tool launched to promote sustainable whale watching

The International Whaling Commission (IWC) have launched a handbook designed to support operators, regulators and tourists.

Oct26

Photography Competition 2018 winners revealed

Categories // ORCA Events

Photography Competition 2018 winners revealed

The winners for the 2018 Photography Competition have been selected by ORCA Patron, Mark Carwardine.

Oct22

ORCA appoint Writer in Residence

Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

ORCA appoint Writer in Residence

Writer and poet Jenna Clake, who is based at Teesside University, writes about how she hopes to help support and promote ORCA's work at the charity's first "Writer in Residence"

Oct02

Schools have fin-tastic fun in October

Written by // Anna Bunney Categories // ORCA Events

Schools have fin-tastic fun in October

Pupils across the UK will have the chance to learn about whales and dolphins and the threats they face.

Dec13

A final cry for help

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

A final cry for help

Rescue attempts fail to save injured whale in Southern France

Nov23

SOEC 2018 close to launch

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

SOEC 2018 close to launch

The third edition of ORCA’s ground-breaking The State of European Cetaceans report is right around the corner

Nov15

Positive news for fin whale populations

Written by // Lucy Babey Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Positive news for fin whale populations

Reclassification comes after the global population has doubled since the 1970s.

Nov05

Hope for whales from thermal imaging

Written by // James Robbins Categories // Whale & Dolphin General News

Hope for whales from thermal imaging

Cutting edge technology could be use to cut the number of ship strikes deaths.

Oct30

Whale Education Month 2018 draws to a close

Written by // Anna Bunney Categories // ORCA Events

Whale Education Month 2018 draws to a close

ORCA's innovative education programme smashes records during sophomore year.

Oct24

Bags of Help for schools in Hampshire

Categories // ORCA Events

Bags of Help for schools in Hampshire

Grants voted for by the local community help ORCA to reach hundreds more children in our local area.

Oct15

ORCA Patron calls on MPs to respond to proposals to protect the environment

ORCA Patron calls on MPs to respond to proposals to protect the environment

The People’s Manifesto for Wildlife, developed by Chris Packham, is a ground-breaking strategy to protect the UK’s natural environment and promote biodiversity

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