As Ringling circus shuts down, SeaWorld faces similar challenges

January 17, 2017 by Sandra Pedicini  

Orlando Sentinel

Ditching the elephant performances wasn't enough to save the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. So what will it take to turn around SeaWorld, another animal-based entertainment empire that also has made a sea change regarding its signature animals?
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Surge in marine life caught in NSW shark nets

January 17, 2017 by Sean Nicholls  

The Sydney Morning Herald

Fourteen dolphins were found dead in shark nets installed at NSW beaches during last financial year, amid a surge in the numbers of marine creatures caught.
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Dolphin shows belong in the history books

January 9, 2017 by Mehreen Faruqi  

The Sydney Morning Herald

Growing up in Pakistan, my favourite show was Flipper. Living in a city a thousand kilometres from the nearest ocean, it was the most I knew about our beautiful dolphin friends.
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Coffs Harbour dolphin park targeted in Easter holiday ad campaign

March 2, 2016 by Simon King  

The Australian

The spotlight will again be turned onto a controversial dolphin entertainment park with the launch of an emotional campaign in its own backyard asking potential visitors to think twice before visiting over the Easter holiday period. Targeting Dolphin Marine Magic in Coffs Harbour in northern NSW — where a two-year-old dolphin recently died after the NSW Department of Primary Industries granted the park a “variation” to keep too many dolphins in too small a space…
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Illegal whaling MUST stop! Campaigners reveal horrors of latest slaughter

November 25, 2015 by Stuart Winter  

The Express

FRONTLINE campaigners fighting to protect whales and dolphins from Japan’s traditional “Red Cove” hunts have given a gruesome account of the latest slaughter.
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70% of fish in Pakistan destroyed in post-harvest period

November 23, 2015 by Mohammad Noman  

The Express Tribune

KARACHI:Seventy per cent of the fish in Pakistan are destroyed in the post-harvest period. Pakistan produces 40,000 tons of tuna fish every year, but its treatment renders it unsuitable for consumption. A major part of it is also smuggled to Iran. This was disclosed by World Wide Fund for Nature – Pakistan (WWF-P) marine fisheries technical advisor Muhammad Moazzam Khan at the Karachi Press Club on Saturday evening. He was speaking at a seminar on…
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