Ocean Life

Ocean Life

What's Flipper gone and done now?

 

amp.theguardian.com/environment/commentisfree/2021…

"They dropped a waterproof microphone into the lagoon and there it was: deep whomps and reedy notes. Like frogs, but less croaky. You can listen from the bridge, too, if you press your ears against its iron pillars."

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metro.co.uk/2021/04/27/paddleboarder-surrounded-by…

"Remarkable images show a paddelboarder’s close encounter with a number of basking sharks off the coast of Cornwall.

The huge marine creatures swam around the unidentified paddleboarder and were captured by a local photography student.

Michael...
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www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7384295/Sea-Lion-…

From last year but still worth a glance..

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www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/unlucky-in-love-dunedin-sea-…

"We suspected the male sea lion had followed the quad bike tracks... and ended up following the tracks through the dunes and on to the road."

Male and female sea lions played a game of "cat and mouse" during breeding season, he said.

"The...
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www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/dolphins-seem-to…

"The dolphins were filmed gently playing with the puffer, passing it between each other for 20 to 30 minutes at a time, unlike the fish they had caught as prey which were swiftly torn apart.

At one point the dolphins are seen floating just...
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There's plenty of bad news in the Climate and Weather pages so let's have a thread that isn't all doom and gloom and where each article doesn't end with "No enemy save man!"

David Attenborough pretty much has the whole worthy side of animals in all their majestic beauty covered - so this thread is more...
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