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Pausing Pay It Forward

Published: September 08, 2020
Thank you everyone who participated in our "Pay It Forward" Adopt-A-Wild-Dolphin campaign! We hope everyone enjoyed their adoption "e-kits." After 5 months of donated e-kits,…

Congrats, Dr. Nicole!

Published: August 31, 2020
Earlier today, our PhD student, Nicole Danaher-Garcia successfully defended her dissertation! Using data from 2003 – 2018, Nicole successfully painted a picture of the social…

Webinars Return September 2020!

Published: August 26, 2020
Guess what?! DCP Webinars will be back with brand new content in September! Woo-who! Dolphin Lessons will be scheduled most 1st and 3rd Tuesdays each…

An International Master in Large Marine Vertebrates Sciences!

Published: August 20, 2020
A new international Master Program on Large Marine Vertebrates is now open from the University of Bologna. You can find a short description of the…

Word Jumble: Dolphin Species (Round 1)

Published: August 11, 2020
New Kids Science Activity Alert! Click here to download our latest KSA - a jumble activity focused on dolphin species. A big thank you to…

DCP's 20th Anniversary!!

Published: June 29, 2020
The Dolphin Communication Project (DCP) is 20 years old! John Anderson, Director of Terramar Productions and long-time collaborator and supporter of DCP, created (filmed, edited,…

Bimini 2020 Research Season – Sort Of

Published: June 26, 2020
By late June, I would have hoped for close to 30 days on the water, searching for the Atlantic spotted and bottlenose dolphins off Bimini.…

Adoption Kit Shipping Delays

Published: June 20, 2020
**Adopt-A-Wild-Dolphin PRINT kits received between now and 5 July will be processed and shipped ~7 July. Print kits ordered during this time will be provided…

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