http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/video/rss.xml/2/20 en IFAW leads team to rescue entangled whale in Iceland http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-leads-team-rescue-entangled-whale-iceland <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/staff/sigursteinn-masson">Sigursteinn Masson</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">Thu, 08/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/RkFFHsOiMUE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Weeks ago, Reykjav&iacute;k whale watching companies had sighted a badly entangled humpback during their daily tours in Faxafl&oacute;i Bay, the most popular whale watching destination in Europe.</p> <p>Crews and passengers were worried for the injured and struggling animal&rsquo;s survival.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/RkFFHsOiMUE&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/RkFFHsOiMUE&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkFFHsOiMUE"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-RkFFHsOiMUE_0.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-leads-team-rescue-entangled-whale-iceland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Animal rescue Whales Faxaflói Bay iceland marine mammals rescue Reykjavík whale whale watch Video Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:39:13 +0000 Sigursteinn Masson 105066 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Canada whale rescuer recounts disentanglement success http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/watch-canada-whale-rescuer-recounts-disentanglement-success <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/regional-leadership/patricia-zaat">Patricia Zaat</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">Thu, 07/23/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/jL2vIlATj6Q" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>A group of whale watchers with <a href="http://quoddylinkmarine.com/">Quoddy Link Marine</a>&nbsp;in the Bay of Fundy noticed a struggling small minke whale calf. The animal&rsquo;s head just barely broke the surface to get a breath.</p> <p>As the boat carefully moved closer, they confirmed the juvenile had rope around its mouth that prevented the whale from moving freely.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-2" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-2"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/waOAW2ZEoJk&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-2"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/waOAW2ZEoJk&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=waOAW2ZEoJk"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-waOAW2ZEoJk_3.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/watch-canada-whale-rescuer-recounts-disentanglement-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Whales Bay of Fundy Campobello disentangle Mackie minke whales whale whale calf whale rescue whale watch Video Wed, 22 Jul 2015 20:24:48 +0000 Patricia Zaat 104786 at http://www.ifaw.org IWC65: Change versus more of the same http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/iwc65-change-versus-more-same <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</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">Mon, 09/15/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/yh7ORjdoHhs" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch this brief update from the IFAW team, working for whales in&nbsp;Portoroz, Slovenia</em></p> <p class="rtecenter">&sect;</p> <p>&ldquo;Life is change,&rdquo; the Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said. It sometimes feels I&rsquo;ve spent much of my life in and around the <a href="http://iwc.int/home">International Whaling Commission</a> (IWC).&nbsp;</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-3" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-3"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/yh7ORjdoHhs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-3"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/yh7ORjdoHhs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yh7ORjdoHhs"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-yh7ORjdoHhs_0.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/iwc65-change-versus-more-same" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Political advocacy Whales ICJ IWC 65 Japan minke slovenia whales Whaling Video Mon, 15 Sep 2014 01:33:39 +0000 Patrick Ramage 101385 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: a tale of two whale ships http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/video-tale-two-whale-ships <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</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">Thu, 03/27/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/oQ1Xw1U_UU4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Meet the inspiring members of Song of the Whale in the video &ldquo;The Night Whale&rdquo;</em></p> <p class="p1 rtecenter"><strong><em><span class="s1">~~~</span></em></strong></p> <p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is focused on two whale-related vessels this week. One, bound for Tokyo, is carrying &ldquo;whale meat.&rdquo; The other, berthed in London, is readying itself to carry on its mission of &ldquo;meeting whales.&rdquo; &nbsp;</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-4" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-4"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/oQ1Xw1U_UU4&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-4"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/oQ1Xw1U_UU4&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" 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class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/april-wobst">April Wobst</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">Thu, 09/05/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>In&nbsp;this three part series, we follow the International Fund for Animal Welfare&#39;s purpose built research vessel, the Song Of The Whale, to Stellwagen Bank off the coast of Massachusetts.</p> <p>There, she and her crew join a team from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration known as NOAA to undertake a first of its kind project to collect a full 24 hours of data from tagged humpback whales.</p> <p>The mission is to gather that data, analyse&nbsp;it and learn what these magnificent creatures, especially mother/calf pairs, do at night below the surface.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-5" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-5"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/jrV2NNMBuuQ&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-5"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/jrV2NNMBuuQ&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jrV2NNMBuuQ"><img 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<span class="date-display-single">Mon, 07/29/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/PzjBDcz5kZg" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch &quot;Night of the Whale - part II&quot; above, documenting research conducted in 2012 near&nbsp;Stellwagen Bank off the coast of Massachusetts. In this episode we learn why the Song of the Whale was built, and attempt to track a tagged humpback whale into the night. <a href="/node/94386" target="_blank">Part I of &quot;Night of the Whale&quot; can be seen here.</a></em></p> <p><em>Clare Gibson&#39;s post begins below. - ED</em></p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-6" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-6"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/PzjBDcz5kZg&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-6"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/PzjBDcz5kZg&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzjBDcz5kZg"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-PzjBDcz5kZg_4.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/song-whale-journal-cetacean-sightings-aegean-night-whale-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Whales humpback IWC NOAA non-lethal Ramage Research science video whale Video Mon, 29 Jul 2013 16:34:54 +0000 Clare Gibson 96206 at http://www.ifaw.org