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Filmed in Tayrona National Park, Colombia, the ever evolving duo known as Lulacruza are in the midst of releasing a visual album which will consist of nine songs and is entitled Esperando El Tsunami.   43 more words


Orcas, by Ainara

Whangarei, March 1st, 2015 It has been 3 months since we arrived in New Zealand. We have celebrated Christmas with Milo, Agnes and Isabel who came from Barcelona, have cruised a bit of Nothland. 1,075 more words

New Book: “Beneath the Surface—Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth beyond Blackfish”

Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth beyond Blackfish is a revealing new book by former Sea World trainer John Hargrove; it will be on the shelves on March 24, 2015. 473 more words


Why I love Washington State

Colorado and Washington are the two states I have visited during the summer of 2014. I have picked two very outdoorsy states to spend my time in America, and my breath was taken away each time. 581 more words


NOAA Reports Third Baby Orca Born In Recent Months

SEATTLE (AP) - U.S. scientists following endangered killer whales from a research vessel have spotted a newborn orca off the coast of Washington state.

A biologist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says they spotted the calf on Wednesday with other whales in the “L” pod, one of three families of southern resident killer whales that frequent inland Washington waters. 89 more words


Feds eye more critical habitat for Pacific Northwest orcas

Public input wanted: final decision due in 2017

Staff Report

FRISCO — Federal biologists will study whether more critical habitat could benefit an endangered group of killer whales that roams the ocean off the Pacific Northwest, from Puget Sound down to northern California. 274 more words


Jerry Adler: Former Trainer Makes Case for Why Killer Whales Belong in the Ocean, Not SeaWorld

Smithsonian Magazine: He’s a whistle-blower who carried an actual whistle, which he wore around his neck during his 12 years as a trainer of killer whales at SeaWorld theme parks. 91 more words