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Chasing Otters

I really wanted to meet an otter on Skye.  Otters used to be very common across all of Britain but since the 1950’s their numbers have dropped.   301 more words

Sasha's Travels

Seal pup with umbilical cord attached, rescued after 24 hrs without mother

WATCH: How do you know when wildlife is in need of help and when it’s better to leave them alone. Linda Aylesworth has more on the do’s and don’ts of marine mammal rescue. 309 more words

News

Kainoa Higgins: Preparing to Set Sail!

NOAA Teacher at Sea

Kainoa Higgins

(Almost) Aboard the R/V Ocean Starr

June 18 – July 3, 2014

Mission: Juvenile Rockfish Survey

Geographical Area of Cruise: Pacific Coast… 1,011 more words

NOAA Teacher At Sea

Say NO to yoga with dolphins at The Mirage in Las Vegas

Yoga…with DOLPHINS? You read that correctly. The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas is exploiting the dolphins they have in captivity by using them as a “serene” backdrop for a… 489 more words

Sustainable Action Network

“Go Wild!” The Paradoxical "Promotion" of Hawaii’s 50th State Fair

As SeaWorld celebrates its 50th anniversary, Hawaii also hosts its 50th state fair. The theme—”Go Wild!”  The paradox—the display of captive animals, such as a sea lion performance, to “promote” this. 319 more words

Captivity