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Sulfur-bottom Whale (Balaenotere muculus)

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Sulfur-bottom whales, also known as blue whales, are quite popular since they are the largest animal in the world. Still, many people don’t know a thing about sulfur-bottoms except that they are big whales. 681 more words

Cetacean

Boat Days

This post is officially dedicated to my uncle Tom, aunt Kailane, and cousins Liam and Aidan! They have most generously contributed to the Vicky-Has-Internet Fund, in addition to being longtime readers and supporters of Agent Red Squirrel. 705 more words

Short-Beaked Hourglass Dolphin (Delphinus delphis)

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Hourglass dolphins are fairly popular. They are one of the most popular breeds of dolphin for people who are familiar with dolphins, yet many people don’t even know there’s such a thing. 432 more words

Cetacean

Where do the Dolphins in Marine Parks come from...?

If like me when you visit a zoo or marine park your left with a heavy heart and a thick feeling of guilt, you should know where these performing animals come from, prepare yourself its not pretty. 558 more words

Marine Mammal

Scottish Seal's a target once more...

Us here in UK like to think all the atrocities occurring to marine mammals is occurring overseas. Well we should all get off our high horses and wake up to what is happening on our door step. 312 more words

Marine Mammal

A new dolphin species... Australian Humpback Dolphin

So I chose my first ‘proper’ post to be something that I am very passionate about: Marine Mammals!

With over 80 species of whales and dolphins currently acknowledged a new dolphin species has been identified! 290 more words

Marine Mammal

Dead Humpback 'Rare' Research Opportunity

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Last week KMXT told you about a collision between a humpback whale and the state ferry Kennicott. The incident sent a team of scientists to Kodiak to perform a necropsy – a full body, internal examination of the carcass. 591 more words

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