http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/20 en Necropsies on two humpback whales stranded on Cape Cod http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/necropsies-two-humpback-whales-stranded-cape-cod <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/animal-rescue/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW’s Kristen Patchett and Sarah Sharp assess one of the stranded humpback whales discovered on Monomoy Island near Chatham, Massachusetts." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_26_17_humpback1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="IFAW’s Kristen Patchett and Sarah Sharp assess one of the stranded humpback whales discovered on Monomoy Island near Chatham, Massachusetts." />This week, the International Fund for Animal Welfare&rsquo;s (IFAW) Marine Mammal Rescue and Research team responded to two separate stranded juvenile humpback whales in Chath</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/necropsies-two-humpback-whales-stranded-cape-cod" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Whales Cape Cod Chatham humpback marine mammal Massachusetts monomoy whale Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:16:46 +0000 Brian Sharp 111787 at http://www.ifaw.org Protecting Whales http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/protecting-whales <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>From pollution to climate change to whaling, these magnificent creatures face more threats than ever.</p> </div> Whales Whales commercial whaling Floating Class Room Marine Mammel Research and Rescue MMRR song of the whale SOTW whale habitats whale watching whales Fact Sheets Tue, 08 May 2012 16:30:20 +0000 adintino 58461 at http://www.ifaw.org Japan’s North Pacific ‘scientific’ whaling flouts international law http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/japan%E2%80%99s-north-pacific-%E2%80%98scientific%E2%80%99-whaling-flouts-international-law <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 15 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="176" title="Japan’s North Pacific ‘scientific’ whaling flouts international law " alt="Japan’s North Pacific ‘scientific’ whaling flouts international law " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Minke_Nose12a_Sunna_300px_8.jpg?1498483824" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The former head of the UN body charged with protecting endangered species has condemned Japan&rsquo;s latest North Pacific whaling programme as &lsquo;violating international law&rsquo;.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/japan%E2%80%99s-north-pacific-%E2%80%98scientific%E2%80%99-whaling-flouts-international-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Whales Whales CITES minke whales sei whales whales scientific whaling Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:34:25 +0000 adintino 111779 at http://www.ifaw.org Save the belugas. Buy a dress. http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/save-belugas-buy-dress <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/whales/elena-zharkova">Elena Zharkova</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 13 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Thank You charity shops and Re-Dreses are asking women in St. Petersburg to donate their wedding dress to raise money for IFAW rather than letting those dresses gather dust in their wardrobes." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_13_17_dresses.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Thank You charity shops and Re-Dreses are asking women in St.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/save-belugas-buy-dress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Whales Tue, 13 Jun 2017 18:44:58 +0000 Elena Zharkova 111669 at http://www.ifaw.org Addressing ocean noise, ship strikes at UN this World Oceans Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/addressing-ocean-noise-ship-strikes-un-world-oceans-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/110498">Aurore Morin</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="This World Oceans Day, the United Nations has convened the Ocean Conference to drive forward ocean conservation " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/BreachingGrayWhale.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 387px;" title=" Ocean noise and ship strikes affect all whales, including the Western gray whale, pictured here." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/addressing-ocean-noise-ship-strikes-un-world-oceans-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Dolphins Whales ship strikes UN Oceans Conference World Oceans Day Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:54:41 +0000 Aurore Morin 111627 at http://www.ifaw.org Shipping companies recognized for endangered whale protection efforts http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/111643 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jun 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="420" title="Shipping companies recognized for endangered whale protection efforts" alt="Shipping companies recognized for endangered whale protection efforts" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Right-Whale-Report-Card-Summary_300px.jpg?1496928081" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Collisions between endangered North Atlantic right whales and large shipping vessels are one of the leading causes of death for these rare whales and hinder the recovery of their entire species of approximately 500 individuals. As a protection measure, mariners are required to travel at ten knots or less in designated right whale habitat areas and their speed is monitored.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/111643" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Whales NOAA North Atlantic right whales right whale ship strikes whales world ocean day Thu, 08 Jun 2017 13:26:09 +0000 adintino 111643 at http://www.ifaw.org