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Holiday Special 2: Adoption + Bracelet Bundle

For just $49, including shipping*, receive a Adopt-A-Wild-Dolphin print kit and DCP-Edition Dolphin Wanderer Bracelet. This bracelet features DCP's colors and is only available directly from DCP. Click here to place your order now!

Select dolphins only. Offer available until 5 January, 2021. While supplies last.

*Shipping = standard shipping to US addresses. Shipping to non-US addresses and expedited to US addresses available for additional fee. Hoping to get your order to a US address by Christmas? Order by 18 Dec for standard shipping; by 21 Dec with expedited shipping.

Holiday Special 1: Free Hoo-rag or Trading Cards!

All Adopt-A-Wild-Dolphin Print Kit, Patron Adoption Kit (print or electronic) or T-Shirt orders received between 23 Nov - 1 Dec will get a choice of one free DCP Hoo-rag or 10 randomly selected DCP trading cards. Once DCP receives your Adoption or Shirt order, we'll reach out via email (check your spam folder!) to find out your selection.

*Note: Bonus only applies to Print standard adoption kits (not electronic), but does apply to both print and electronic versions of Patron kits. Shirts must be ordered directly through the DCP website (CafePress orders are appreciated, but do not qualify for this offer). Bonus offer good only on orders received through 1 December 2020. 

That's not all!

Special #2: For just $49, including shipping*, receive a Adopt-A-Wild-Dolphin print kit and DCP-Edition Dolphin Wanderer Bracelet. Select dolphins only. 

Special #3: Rarely offered for sale via the website, we're excited to have reusable DCP water bottles for sale. These 16 oz, vacuum insulated bottles are just $29 including shipping*!

*Specials #2 & #3 are available until 5 January, 2021. While supplies last.

DCP Dolphin Lesson: What’s it like to be a Zookeeper?

In this Dolphin Lesson, DCP is joined by Sunna Edberg, senior zookeeper at Kolmarden Wildlife Park in Sweden. Sunna shares how it is to work as a keeper in a large zoo in Sweden. The joy and fulfillment of connecting with animals and the knowledge necessary behind it.

Dolphin Lessons are geared toward ages 6-13, but everyone is welcome. Nothing to do in advance – just tune and listen to the information Sunna shares!

Missed our earlier webinars? Check out our other webinar recordings here on DCP's website or on DCP's YouTube channel.

 

Original Airdate: November 17, 2020

Bimini 2021 Ecotour!

11 - 16 July 2021

Our research & education efforts on Bimini were effectively paused on Bimini in 2020. But, we are hopeful travel will be safe in summer 2021 - so we hope you'll join us on an ecotour! A DCP-led ecotour ensures we can collect valuable data on wild Atlantic spotted and bottlenose dolphins. Participants are able to assist as much or as little as they'd like all while experiencing these amazing creatures, the beautiful waters and the character-filled, off-the-beaten-path island of Bimini. Click here to learn more and email info[at]dcpmail[dot]org to reserve your spot!

Holiday Specials 2020

Adopt-A-Dolphin Holiday Bundle

 

For just $49, including shipping*, receive a Adopt-A-Wild-Dolphin print kit and DCP-Edition Dolphin Wanderer Bracelet. Select dolphins only. Offer available until 5 January, 2021. While supplies last.

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DCP Insulated, Stainless Steel Water Bottles! 

Rarely offered for sale via the website, we're excited to have reusable DCP water bottles for sale. These 16 oz, vacuum insulated bottles are just $29 including shipping*! Offer available until 5 January, 2021. While supplies last.

*Price includes standard US shipping. Expedited and international shipping available for an additional fee. 

Ordering for Christmas Delivery?

Standard shipping: Order by 18 December!

Expedited shipping: Order by 21 December!

Adoption kits received after 18 December will also receive an electronic adoption certificate, in case the kit does not arrive in time.

 

DCP Deep Dive: Listening Underwater: Using Passive Acoustics to Investigate Dolphins Habitat Use

In this Deep Dive, DCP is joined by Valeria Paz, a PhD candidate at Florida International University, where she has been studying the ecology of bottlenose dolphins in the Florida Everglades since 2014.

Valeria explains how she is using passive acoustic technology to better understand the habitat use of bottlenose dolphins in the Florida Everglades estuary.

Curious about the other study Valeria references in her talk (other researchers' passive acoustic studies after hurricanes)? Download Fandel et al. ("Effects of intense storm events on dolphin occurance and foraging behavior") by clicking here.

This program is geared toward ages 14 and up, but all are welcome. You can find other DCP Deep Dive and Dolphin Lesson webinars on our website under the Education menu item in webinars or on DCP's YouTube channel.

 

Original airdate: November 12, 2020

Special US Tax Break

Donate now to utilize the 2020 one-time $300 charitable donation deduction authorized by the CARES Act (talk to your tax professional for details).

Click here to make a one-time or monthly donation and help DCP continue our research and education efforts. Thank you!

DCP Deep Dive: Shoulders with Bernd & Melany Würsig

Whose shoulders have you relied on? Family? Mentors? Partner(s)? Join Dr. Bernd and Melany Würsig on a reflection of their journey into and through the marine mammal field.

This program is geared toward ages 14 and up, but all are welcome. Before or after watching the webinar, you can find Bernd’s contribution to the Historical Perspectives series from the journal, Aquatic Mammals (2018, volume 44, issue 6: www.aquaticmammalsjournal.org)

And, you can check out DCP’s other webinars on our YouTube channel or on the Webinar page under Education on our website.

 

Original airdate: November 5, 2020

DCP Dolphin Lesson: Help! These Dolphins Need Spots!

In this Dolphin Lesson, DCP talks about the Atlantic spotted dolphins and participants can practice finding their spot patterns. This program builds upon previous Dolphin Lessons: Intro to Photo-ID, How to Draw a Dolphin, and Meet the Dolphins. Participants will be able to follow along whether they have viewed the past programs or not.

Dolphin Lessons are geared toward ages 6-13, but everyone is welcome. Nothing to do in advance – just tune and follow along! If you’d like, you can download a basic dolphin sketch to add spots to during the Dolphin Lesson.

Missed our earlier webinars? Check them out here on DCP's website or on DCP's YouTube channel.

Original airdate: 3 November 2020

DCP Deep Dive: Shark-Dolphin Interactions Down Under

In this webinar, Dr. Michael Heithaus, Dean, College of Arts, Sciences & Education at Florida International University, explores the lives of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins of Shark Bay, Western Australia and how their lives are influenced by tiger sharks.

This program is geared toward ages 14 and up, but all will enjoy it. If you’d like to get some additional background, check out one of Dr. Heithaus’ articles at this link.

You can also check out DCP’s other webinars on our YouTube Channel or here on DCP’s website under the education tab (www.dolphincommunicationproject.org).

 

Original Airdate: October 22, 2020

Contact Us

Write to us via snail-mail at:

Dolphin Communication Project
P.O. Box 7485
Port St. Lucie, FL, 34985
USA

Email us:

info {at} dcpmail {dot} org

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