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Blog and Field Reports

Wrecks, Rays and Sharks, Oh My!

Published: June 24, 2017
On Wednesday morning, the DCP team went about our normal morning routines to prepare for the day. We spent the morning tackling photo ID’s, data…

No Dolphins, but We Found Lots of Rain!

Published: June 21, 2017
The DCP team woke up early Tuesday morning. After breakfast (and Mathew’s first bowl of cereal since arriving on Bimini—it sounds trivial but it is…

A Day on Land

Published: June 21, 2017
The DCP team slept in on Monday by about an hour; something about active dolphin research must make us all very tired. But after a…

Perseverance Pays Off

Published: June 21, 2017
Sunday started out as a storm. Not a metaphorical storm of work and effort but a literal one. We stayed inside the majority of the…

Heavy Rain Brings Dolphins!

Published: June 21, 2017
Saturday morning we awoke to a rain storm that lasted well into the afternoon. Being “forced” to stay indoors provided the DCP team plenty of…

What an exceptional day!

Published: June 21, 2017
Friday was an exceptional day. Mathew began his day with a trip to the grocery store, to save himself from the past four days of…

OH MY GOSH WE FINALLY SAW DOLPHINS!!!!

Published: June 16, 2017
Early in the morning on Thursday, the Bimini team woke up and accomplished a few hours of data entry and photo-ID work. We ate lunch…

Where are you, dolphins?

Published: June 16, 2017
Wednesday was a fine day. Mathew woke up and went for a brief walk along the coast to take in that lovely Bimini morning breeze.…

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