Browse our latest news and work on animal protection across Oceania.
September 8, 2011
Japanese whaling activity in the Southern Ocean faced an uncertain future as new problems weighed on the government.
August 18, 2010
Capture of live dolphins for trade continues in the Solomon Islands while under review by the Animals Committee of CITES.
June 2, 2010
Japan has defied the international moratorium on commercial whaling for decades and Australia has had enough. They plan to move forward with an international court case against Japan in the hopes of seeking justice for whales.
February 1, 2010
Though better protected than in the past, New Zealand's Hector's dolphin is still declining.
October 23, 2007
Humane Society is trying to communicate with the Solomon Islands government, but to date the government is favoring commercial exploitation of the country's dolphins over their conservation and well-being.