The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change celebrated International Whale Shark Day, which falls on August 30 of each year, by organizing an awareness event at the Mall of Qatar as part of its commitment to protecting the marine environment and i..
Discover Qatar, the destination management company of Qatar Airways, has successfully operated its ‘Whale Sharks of Qatar’ tour of the season with 37 avid wildlife enthusiasts viewing the season’s first arrivals of these fascinating..
An alleged former Russian spy whale has been spotted off the coast of Sweden, says an organisation dedicated to tracking the beluga whale. Named locally as Hvaldimir, the whale was first spotted off Norway's coast in 2019 wearing a Russian har..
Organized by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change (MoECC), the Qatar whale shark conservation forum 2023 wrapped up on Tuesday with the participating delegations touring the congregation sites of whale shark at Al-Shaheen field in the regio..
The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change announced on Sunday the preliminary results of the analysis conducted on the whale at Sealine, identifying that the probable cause of its death was starvation due to old age. In a statement, the minis..
The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change (MoECC) announced that this morning, its environmental monitoring teams, spotted a dead whale in the Sealine area. In a statement shared on social media, the Ministry stated that a specialized team &q..
HE Minister of Environment and Climate Change Sheikh Dr. Faleh bin Nasser Al-Thani underlined the great importance the Ministry attaches to biodiversity of the State of Qatar, and the imperatives of achieving environmental sustainability, including t..
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Have you tried swimming with Whale Sharks? Did you know you can get the chance to see the world’s largest living fish up close deep down Qatar's aquamarine waters? Good news to divers and whale watching junkies! Disco..