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Ripples in the Water

After the last month, post-release of Sea of a Thousand Words, I’m settling into a normal pace once again. The whirlwind of setting up the author events and fulfilling special orders has passed and I’m now filling my days by contacting independent book sellers and establishing a (less-political) presence on social media. 457 more words

Dorney Lake Sprint Triathlon | Saturday 20 May 2017

DONE!

First one in the bag. Probably harder than I thought but makes sense really given my training was a little interrupted. Happy with my time and just enjoyed it which is the main thing. 644 more words

Help count butterflies at ORCA on May 27, 2017

Visit Audubon House, 195 9th Street SE (Oslo Road), on Saturday, May 27, 2017 for a fun-filled morning of butterfly activities.  Learn about our local butterflies then take part in the formal North American Butterfly Association count of the butterflies at the Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area (ORCA).  88 more words

"Nosey" whales and dolphins came out to play!

Hello everyone, it’s Katie again! Thanks for taking the time to read about my fourth week on board, which is the sixth week of our Wildlife Officer season. 1,137 more words

Wildlife

Polluted Killer Whale

An orca that was found dead last year is now considered one of the most polluted whales ever found: The marine animal contained some of the highest levels of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) — human-made organic chemicals known to cause a variety of adverse health effects — ever recorded. 182 more words

Wildlife

Orcas & great whites

So for a reason unknown to scientist, at least three great white corpses have washed up on the shores of South Africa recently, all with their livers removed and with Orcas believed to be the culprits. 40 more words

Oceans