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Sperm Whale Injured By Fishing Nets Trapped in Huizhou Harbor

A sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) received serious injuries to its tail while caught in a fishing net, which have left it only able to swim in circles, according to news portal chinanews.com (14/3/17). 201 more words

Marine Conservation

Culann's Hound 21: Son of Lugh

Cúchulainn’s famous spear, the gáe bolg or “spear of mortal pain,” was made from the bone of a sea monster, Coinchenn, which perished in combat with another leviathan of the deep, Curruid. 928 more words


Sperm whales

There are thought to be about 200,000 sperm whales in the world, but there is considerable uncertainty about the figure, which may be anywhere between  200,000-1,500,000 according to one site (1). 867 more words


Norfolk Cetaceans - 14th January 2017

I went to inspect a bone yesterday found on the 14th January by the wardens at Holme NWT out at Gore Point after the storm surge. 45 more words

Recent Sightings

Shroud Cay and Warderick Wells

Probably the biggest attraction of the Exumas is the park consisting of several cays, unfortunately they didn’t purchase all of them so there are several privately owned ones inside the park boundaries. 237 more words

Bahamas Sailing 2016