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FIN-TASTIC fortnight!!

After a quiet start to the week where we only saw a couple of Bottlenose Dolphins we started to lose a little bit of hope. But, on Thursday morning, shortly before 7 am we saw the beautiful sight of a… 388 more words

Beautiful bottlenose and sneaky beakies join us in the Bay of Biscay!

Bonjour and greetings from Brittany Ferries Pont Aven!! My name is Chantelle and I am the Wildlife Officer who has the pleasure of walking these decks looking out for whales and dolphins, and so far this week has been fantastic! 374 more words

Acrobatic Striped dolphins put on a show!

 Greetings from on board the Cap Finisteré! Officers Amy and Katy are manning the decks this fortnight and what a whirlwind it’s been already, and I’m not just talking about the gales up on deck. 334 more words

Welcomed by Whales!

With spring in the air it can only mean it’s time for ORCAs wildlife officer season to start up again. On Tuesday 25th March I set sail aboard Brittany Ferries Pont Aven from Portsmouth as it starts its meandering trip across the European Atlantic. 439 more words

Week 1 of being a Wildlife Officer- Dolphins and Beaked Whales!

And so it begins, the start of the new ORCA wildlife season onboard Brittany Ferries’ Cap Finistere. The week began with all the new Wildlife Officers (WO’s) onboard for a roundtrip from Portsmouth to Bilbao. 274 more words

Dolphins rescued at Langebaan (South Africa)

March 10th, 2014. At 17h45 on Sunday the 9th of March, NSRI Mykonos volunteer sea rescue duty crew were activated to assist Wildlife Rescue at Kraal Baai, on Langebaan Lagoon, where 2 dolphins were found stranded in shallow water. 327 more words

Endangered Biodiversity