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Let the games begin

WEEK 11

The Olympic summer games started at the end my 10th week back home in Rio. When I left, two years ago, I remember how traffic was already being affected with all the constructions around the entire city — don’t miss that traffic at all. 1,987 more words

Beautiful A & G-Clan vocals, Dolphins and Humpback Whales!

Today’s Sightings: Northern Resident Orcas, Humpback Whales, Dall’s Porpoises, Pacific White-sided Dolphins, Steller Sea Lions hauled out ++and swimming, Harbour Seals, Rhinoceros and Cassin’s Auklets, Common Murres, Bald Eagles, Belted Kingfishers and Gull species. 173 more words

Humpback Whales

Feel-good Friday: FUN

Highlight of my week in photos:

Starting with…

On the ferry ride over to Victoria we were lucky and so delighted to spot from a distance… 423 more words

Watch this scared seal jump onto a boat to escape hungry killer whales | WPMT FOX43

WARNING: Video contains profanity

VANCOUVER ISLAND, B.C. — A seal narrowly escaped being eaten by some hungry killer whales off of Vancouver Island on Monday. 342 more words

Orcas

A day of surreal beauty ~ Residents and Bigg's (Transient) Orcas and Humpback Whales!

Today’s Sightings: Northern Resident Orcas, Biggs (Transient) Orcas, Humpback Whales, Steller Sea Lions hauled out and swimming++, Harbour Seals, Rhinoceros and Cassin’s Auklets, Red-Necked Phalaropes+, Common Murres, Bald Eagles, Belted Kingfishers, Great Blue Herons, Black Turnstones and Gull species. 261 more words

Humpback Whales

Seal hops on B.C. tour boat to escape hunting pod of orcas that circles in frustration

Anyone who’s ever watched seals around a fishing boat knows they’re savvy hunters. Turns out they’re pretty quick thinkers when being hunted, too.

Struggling to escape a pod of orcas, a seal hopped right on to a whale-watching tour boat that was on a viewing trip off the coast of Vancouver Island. 127 more words

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