CONSERVATION NEWS

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Whale, dolphin ‘superpods’ could be an economic boon for one tiny country

By Olive Andrews

January 10, 2017
A scientific survey has confirmed high numbers of whales and dolphins in Timor-Leste’s waters.
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Recent findings illuminate dark world of ‘demon whale-biters’

By Sophie Bertazzo

June 28, 2016
Research on the elusive cookie-cutter shark is the latest evidence of how little we know about the ocean and its marine life.
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On the trail of the South Pacific’s great humpbacks

By Olive Andrews

November 12, 2015
A team of whale researchers makes some exciting discoveries in a place never before surveyed for marine mammals.
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