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Blackfish [Review]

Back in 2013, a documentary came out about the orcas that live in captivity and in addition to being immensely popular/controversial, it caused massive ripple effects… 1,226 more words


Cindy Byers : I know the MVP, and it is a fish! May 3, 2018

NOAA Teacher at Sea

Cindy Byers

Aboard NOAA Ship Fairweather

April 29 – May 13, 2018

Mission: Southeast Alaska Hydrographic Survey

Geographic Area of Cruise: Southeast Alaska… 1,123 more words

NOAA Teacher At Sea

Whales and Poetry

Browsing around the other day I came across a poem about whales by D H Lawrence. Entitled Whales Weep Not it is about their love life. 101 more words


Killer Whales Knock Seals Off Ice

In this short clip, we see the tactics used by Orcas to take seals off ice floats in the Antarctic. The thought and skill involved is testament to just how intelligent these wonderful animals really are. 41 more words

Natural World


The tenth book in the Elementary Explorer series, Orcas covers the physical characteristics,  life, habitat, behavior, and conservation of orcas.

Vocabulary: blubber, camouflage, carnivore, dorsal fin, endangered, maintain, migration, overfishing, parasites, propel, streamline


An Ocean of Orcas


What’s with all the dust on this site lately!

I’m sorry about that…Busy times. Thank you for staying tuned :)

Right so, the Blog Challenge Topic… 285 more words

Everyday Writings

Signs Of Spring

Ah, spring. There are plenty of signs of it around the country: Daffodils and dandelions outside, spring cleaning inside, and changes in wardrobes. You can find those almost anywhere. 712 more words