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The Royal Rorqual Return.

Before I knew it, I was waving goodbye to my colleague Amy and the familiar docks of Portsmouth once again, to head out for another week traversing the Bay of Biscay. 1,095 more words

Anacapa Caps it Off

A brown sign seeker doesn’t have to spend every day of a holiday traversing wide stretches of desolate country in search of brown signs.  It’s true.  820 more words

Cuvier's steal the show

Hello and welcome back aboard the Cap Finistere. Fellow Wildlife officer Amy Grisdale was in town and waved us off (from a rollercoaster of all places) as we set off for the Bay of Biscay. 553 more words

July 2nd 2014 (Non Birds)

Pentire/Rumps; 100 Common Dolphin, 2 Grey Seal, 4 Rabbit, 6 Spot Burnet, Common Blue Butterfly, Gatekeeper, Green-veined White, Large White, Meadow Brown, Small Copper, Small Heath, Small Skipper, Small Tortoiseshell, Ruby-tailed Wasp. 7 more words

Non-bird Records

Much like a transient Orca travelling into unfamiliar waters, I (Ella) migrated this week from the Pont Aven to the Cap Finistere to join Orca sister Katy. 1,023 more words

A Sunny Week for Sun fish

Hello again from the Pont Aven, we (Ella and Becky) have joined Brittany Ferries flagship for one last week to look out for Biscays Cetaceans. 727 more words

Groovy Cuvier's and Striped Dolphin Days!


Well hello everybody and welcome to yet another installment from your ORCA Wildlife Officers on board Brittany Ferries Cap Finistere!

So we kick started a new week on board the ship with lots and lots of… 740 more words