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About whales & dolphins

Whales and dolphins are amazing

Find out about the different species, how they evolved and how so many different types exist today.

Amazing facts about whales and dolphins

Dive deeper into the world of whales and dolphins and learn more about their lives.


Facts about whales

Amazing facts about whales, the largest mammals to live on Earth.

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Facts about dolphins

From the orca to the tiny vaquita, learn more about these creatures.

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Record breakers

Whales and dolphins hold some incredible records.

Breaching North Atlantic right whale

Brain power

Just how intelligent are whales and dolphins?

How we help

WDC funds vital research and conservation projects across the globe, working with local communities to protect whales and dolphins and the places they live.

We can only carry out this vital work with your support.

Help us keep all whales and dolphins safe and free

By adopting a dolphin or by making a donation, you can help us protect these amazing creatures.

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Adopt a dolphin and follow the lives of these amazing creatures.

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Your gifts help us take action to protect their homes.