IFAW and Global Alliance for Animals and People (GAAP) is on the ground in Chile, rescuing injured animals from the wildfires. The team sends updates on how rescue efforts are going after the last animal is tucked in for the night.
This year – 2017 – is the year of the rooster, the year of new US leadership and as the United Nations has declared, the year of sustainable tourism. The latter gives us added incentive to be thoughtful in our approach to travel.
Each year hundreds of whales, dolphins and porpoises (cetaceans) strand around the world, including right here on Cape Cod, where my office is based at IFAW’s International Operations Center. I am regularly asked, why does this happen?