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More touristy stuff

My brother-in-law had foot surgery right before our vacation. He was hurting, and it looked like we might stick around the campground. It was suggested that he might be able to rest his foot just as well if we went crabbing. 348 more words

Where the Wild Things Are

Picture if you will a spout of water blown forcefully from the surface of the water in the distance, followed by the graceful arc of a dense, dark back and fin carving through chilly ocean. 312 more words


Whale carcass washes ashore on Bay Area beach (California, USA)

July 25th, 2016 (Brendan Weber). A whale carcass washed ashore a peninsula beach sometime during the past few days, according to an eyewitness. 72 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Finding Nemo (2003)

Sure we could jaw about the recuperative power of the paternal and how it became a thing in US movies after 9/11 but we’ve done that, kinda, and we could jar about how irritating animations are since the Noughties cos they’re always about parents trying to be heroes to their kids (yawn) … but there’s a reason this was Prince’s favourite film. 161 more words


Kissing Eternity

Silver skims the sea
Humpbacks kiss eternity
Moonlit dreams come true


Black, white, and rare: Cetacean Program finds killer whales in the main Hawaiian Islands

This month the Cetacean Research Program at PIFSC has been surveying the waters around the main Hawaiian Islands to better understand the population structure and abundance of a variety of whale and dolphin species.    821 more words

Protected Species

Day 9: Whales and Siglofjörður

18 July 2016

We went whale watching in the early hours of the morning. On the way, we found a Disney Magic Cruise ship had pulled into harbor. 951 more words