A celebration of whales and dolphins is happening in Tenerife during July and August.
Photo: © Laurie Campbell
TheEuropean Festival of the Whale is being organised by InternationalDolphin Watch and conservation and community groups from all overEurope. The aim of the festival is to instil a sense of individualresponsibility for nature’s protection by raising awareness ofconservation issues whilst having fun. The Festival will include aconference, workshops, concerts, street theatre and young people’sresearch programme.
Leading up to the Festival, children areinvited to create posters that tell adults why they should look afterthe environment. They can also design logos for the festival and thereis a photographic competition as well as an opportunity to nominatelocal heroes who are working for wildlife.
FURTHER INFORMATION : Atlantic Whale Foundation, St. Martins House, 59 St. Martins Lane, Convent Garden, London, WC2N 4JS.
Tel/Fax: 0207 240 5795
WEB SITE : http://www.whalefoundation.org.uk