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What would happen if you were swallowed by a whale?

If you were swallowed by a whale, couldn’t you just swim back out again? Or would you be digested by the stomach acid? Perhaps your wetsuit would protect you? 23 more words


Humpback Rock

Maybe I’m biased, but Humpback Rock is truly the gem of the Blue Ridge hiking scene.  Jagged and classically Virginia-esque rocks build the perfect 360 degree overlook for the Blue Ridge mountains in every direction.   640 more words

Whale rescue off Kaikoura coast

The Kaikoura large whale disentanglement team was in action last month working to free a humpback whale from a cray pot line entangling it. A roughening sea and a feisty whale made it a difficult task. 298 more words

Native Animals


I was going to have a review uploaded today, but it still needs a bit of work so instead I’m uploading another picture as I’ve a few more I want to get through before I end up with more. 78 more words


Allied Whale adds 8,000th whale to database

Safeguarding the seas: Unique, historic effort identifies, tracks whales, adds to knowledge base

BAR HARBOR, MAINE — Staff at Allied Whale, the marine mammal research organization at College of the Atlantic, entered the image of the 8,000th humpback whale into its photographic database recently. 739 more words


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