Visitors are greeted by an Orca killer whale
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California SeaWorld bows to conservation pressure

A world-famous animal theme park is planning to phase out its killer whale displays, following years of pressure from campaigners.

SeaWorld has seen a drop in visitor numbers at its eleven facilities in the United States.

The company now says it will replace its Orca shows with a more natural experience, starting in California in 2017.

James Cook reports.

  • 10 Nov 2015
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