Levels of noise similar to those at a rock concert are bombarding the world’s marine life, making it harder for them to hunt and to detect predators.
In the second mass stranding in a week, 13 whales have beached on an NZ coastline as conservationists attempt to prevent more such natural tragedies.
A rare whale that has a dolphin-shaped head and saber-like teeth has been found dead on Los Angeles' Venice Beach.
The battle over Japan's controversial whaling program is moving from the high seas to the United Nations' highest court.
Five of 19 pilot whales that beached at Noordhoek Beach in Cape Town have been taken out to sea.
Three men were injured when a whale breached off the PE coastline and landed on their inflatable boat, the National Sea Rescue Institute said.
A slick black head breaks the surface, drawing shrieks from whale watchers in a lucrative activity that some say should replace whale hunts.
A Cape Town woman puts her life on the line as an eco-warrior with Sea Shepherd.
Taiji's annual cull of bottlenose dolphins and pilot whales continues despite growing international condemnation.
Post-mortems began on Monday for 44 false killer whales that were euthanised after being stranded on a beach near Cape Town, an official said.
About 55 whales were stranded on a beach near Cape Town on Saturday and high waves were hampering efforts by rescue teams.
Move over poachers. Whale watching in the Eastern Cape has taken over as the hot new eco-crime.
Project would boost production at the refinery, allowing PetroSA to continue exploring South Africa's southern and western coasts.
Dozens of pilot whales have died in a mass stranding on Australia's island state of Tasmania, state parks and wildlife officials said on Saturday.