We are sad to announce that last night the female dolphin Ruffles passed away at the advanced age of 40 years. Ruffles has now been transferred to the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria for a necropsy to be done by Professor Antonio Fernández and his team of experts, and we will know the cause of death in the next few days. With Ruffles, we lose one of our founding animals, lamenting that nothing could be done for her.
The World Congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has just ended in Marseille. It brought together thousands of specialists and environmentalists from all over the world, all present to address the terrible state of our biodiversity. 30% of the 138,374 species assessed on the IUCN experts’ Red List are now in danger of extinction. And in this race against time, IUCN has emphasized again that all conservation actors must mobilize to fight against the loss of Continue reading
Loro Parque presents today, Friday 10 September, its single “Come to Loro Parque”, a song for the youngest members of the family. With this project, produced by the well-known Canarian DJ and producer Ray Castellano and the production company Clapso, the Park aims to connect with the younger generations, just in time for the back-to-school season. “Creating this anthem has been quite a challenge”, says Castellano, “not only because of what it means to make a song for the best Continue reading