Jan 30

This Weekend on a New Sea Rescue: "Locked and Found"

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This Weekend on a New Sea Rescue: "Locked and Found"

This Saturday on Sea Rescue a dolphin is tangled in fishing gear and needs help. Rescuers have their work cut out for them, because the dolphin learns to swim through a lock that is used by boats.

Jan 24

This Weekend on a New Sea Rescue: "Hard Shells, Warm Hearts"

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This Weekend on a New Sea Rescue: "Hard Shells, Warm Hearts"

This Saturday on Sea Rescue, what starts as an annual event turns into an unprecedented crisis as hundreds of endangered sea turtles strand up and down the New England coast. Rescuers come up with an extraordinary plan to get them back to warmer waters.

Jan 21

SeaWorld's Position on Drive Fisheries

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SeaWorld's Position on Drive Fisheries

Each year, hundreds of dolphins are slaughtered by Japanese fishermen in a brutal hunt known as the "drive fishery."

SeaWorld is opposed to these drive hunts in Japan and elsewhere. Every accredited zoo and aquarium in America also is opposed to the practice.

No animal in our collection is from a drive hunt. The overwhelming majority of marine mammals in our parks were born in our parks.

In fact, it is a violation of U.S. law to bring an animal collected in that manner into the U.S.