A council’s attempt to push the stay-at-home message using a cautionary tale of an exploding whale has struck a chord with social media users.
A “lost boy” sperm whale which died after stranding in the Highlands may have had a brain problem, a post mortem has found.
The carcass of what is believed to be a dead whale has been found on a north-east beach. It was discovered on the beach at Blackdog by a dog walker earlier today. It is not yet known how the animal passed away or how long it had been dead for.
A fisherman has relived the “once in a lifetime” moment a pod of 20 killer whales surrounded his small boat off the north-east coast.
There is “no evidence” that wind turbines or manmade structures caused the death of North Sea sperm whales, according to a chief veterinary surgeon.
Scientists have revealed the first sighting of a cross between a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin in the ocean off Hawaii.
A rescue mission to save a whale which washed up on a beach near Monifieth has turned into a recovery operation after the animal was found dead.
The North-east is one of the best places in the UK to spot whales, dolphins and porpoises, according to a new study.
Volunteers who help save dolphins and whales stranded on the country’s beaches descended on Aberdeen for the first mass training event held in Scotland for more than five years.
Divers are set to descend on the city’s beach as part of an exercise to help marine animal rescues.
Police are investigating several incidents where boat operators have gone too close to wildlife such as dolphins, orcas and humpback whales.
A whale has been found dead on the North-east coast.
A pair of humpback whales, who have attracted more than 1,000 people to the Moray coast in a few days, could become a tourist attraction for months to come.