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Thar She Blows!

Identifying wildlife can sometimes be challenging when you can see the entire animal, but that rarely happens when whale-watching, unless you’re lucky enough to witness a breach.¬† 73 more words

Photography

New Jersey Tuna Fisherman Arrested For Killing Whale With World War II Russian Rifle

There is an amazing story about of New Jersey involving a dead pilot whale with a bullet wound on a beach, a World War II rifle, and some very determined federal investigators. 645 more words

Society

It's A Killer Whale World Out There!

Wow, Wow, Wow! It has been a busy few weeks since I arrive in Perth. First it was non-stop preparing equipment and organising ourselves and then it was diving head first into Bremer Bay life and data collection. 570 more words

Research

Navy Wants To Place More Sonar-Pinging Buoys Off Coasts Of California, Oregon, Washington

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — The U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates who say that more sonar-emitting buoys would harm whales and other creatures that live in the water. 516 more words

News

Raging Battles on Beaches Near You

They are back!

Up and down the west coast of the US and Mexico, thousands of Elephant Seals are gathering for the biggest event of the year 488 more words

Help Save Hawaiian Monk Seals.

To celebrate the season, my husband and I made a donation in our friends’ and family’s honor to Ke Kai Ola, also known as the Hawaiian monk seal hospital, in Kona on Hawaii Island. 39 more words