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Interesting Notes From The Virgin Captivity Summit

In February 2014, Sir Richard Branson, in response to criticism of Virgin Air’s involvement with tourism to marine parks, pledged that Virgin would no longer partner with organizations that take marine mammals from the wild. 1,854 more words

Diary Of A Killer Whale

Belugas by kayak

I’m not so much of a wimp when it comes to kayaking, but I am remarkably clumsy and can spin a kayak over faster than an Inuit hunter can. 244 more words

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Beluga whale watching

At long last, I had a free morning to go through my 53 pictures of beluga whale watching on July 4. As I explained on my last post, you quickly learn, if your camera is as slow as mine, to guess where they will appear, and take your best shot. 669 more words

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Beluga whales

Churchill is known as a port for exporting wheat from the Canadian prairie, and as an ecotourism site for polar bears, Northern lights, and beluga whales. 706 more words

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First Impressions of Churchill, Manitoba.

First Impressions of Churchill, Manitoba.

I was greeted warmly at the tiny airport terminal by the clear Manitoban sun and a rusted white van, containing one Belinda Fitzpartick, co-owner of the Tundra Inn, a fellow Queenslander, and my new employer. 1,453 more words

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Park Board holds a special meeting on captive cetaceans at the Vancouver Aquarium

It was standing room only at the special meeting held today by The Vancouver Park Board in order to review the practice of keeping captive cetaceans at the Vancouver Aquarium in Stanley Park. 209 more words

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Shedd Aquarium ... & Dinner At Giordanos' ... Chicago ...

Hello everyone … today I wanted to share a little from the second half of our trip to Chicago … its been a city I’ve wanted to visit for a while now and one that Perry had only seen on a very short visit previously … so this was a good opportunity to spend a few days seeing the City and the getting a feel for the place …

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