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Bottlenose dolphins © Christopher Swann

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Sperm whale (physeter macrocephalus) Gulf of California. The tail of a sperm whale.

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A dolphin plays in front of the WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre at Spey Bay

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Minke whale - V Mignon

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Sponging dolphin in Shark Bay

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Surf's Up !

Hi Everyone,

I’ve been watching the coast for the past while trying to get a glimpse of some of our dolphins but sadly there is VERY little with a dorsal fin out there at the moment. I did spot a little Porpoise the other day heading in towards Inverness but no Dolphins just now. The weather today was nice and I was watching the waves coming in near Rosemarkie – big wooshy surfy ones…

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©WDC/Charlie Phillips

The coastline at the Rosemarkie Caravan site has been damaged by recent storms with big chunks of the grass that the caravans normally sit on chewed away as if by a giant set of teeth.

Best Wishes,

Charlie.

About Charlie Phillips

Field officer - Adopt a Dolphin