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Fast Fact

Did you know that the killer whales at Sea World live as long as the ones in the ocean?

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Marine Mammal

Fast Fact

Did you know that killer whales are actually in the dolphin family?

Marine Mammal

Sabbath with the Sleeping Orcas of the San Juan Islands

I’m on personal Sabbath time – vacation – on Vancouver Island in Canada. We encountered a pod of resident Orcas today. I’m sharing a bad cell phone photo because I cannot process my regular photos until I get home. 281 more words

Spiritual Practice

DNCB Ferry Outing No. 2015-34 to Salt Spring Island

Nine DNCBers spent another beautiful Wednesday on Salt Spring Island and riding the ferries among the Gulf Islands.  Not a lot of bird sightings, but a fun trip, climaxed with a pod of Killer Whales welcoming us to Tsawwassen Ferry terminal on our evening return.  693 more words


So close yet so far out...

19th August -25th August

Hello again and welcome back to my second and unfortunately my last blog on board the Cap Finistere. Last week I said goodbye to Clare after her final two weeks with ORCA and again I am joined by Tiffany to see what my last week in the Bay of Biscay had in store for me… 1,274 more words

Orcas & Dolphins, Oh My

Not too long ago I watched Blackfish. Personally, I thought it was awful. The flow, the editing, the interviews, I felt that the issue at hand could have (and should have) been highlighted in a much more clear and watchable way. 282 more words

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