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Summary – two awesome weeks!

Published: June 11, 2022
First, today: it was a very short session, only 7 minutes long thanks to the horrible underwater visibility and mouthy dolphins. Lenca and Tank were…

Dolphin Play, Coral Cleaning and Planting!

Published: June 10, 2022
The under visibility this morning was terrible! It was better than the afternoon, but Kathleen could only see dolphins within 1-2 meters distance. Still, there…

Dolphins, Space Use, and Fiesta!

Published: June 09, 2022
Our morning began as usual, with dolphin observations in the morning. Kathleen was surprised by a rapid fire greeting from Lenca and Tank. They LOVED…

Sea Turtle, Nurse Shark, and Space

Published: June 08, 2022
Early morning … data collection was spent observing dolphins through a silty, particulate lens. I.e., the underwater visibility was “crappy,” but the dolphins were social…

Data collection – for two projects

Published: June 07, 2022
This morning’s data collection session featured some neat behavior with Stan circling Kathleen and also competing with Poli for Manon’s attention but also some fast…

Silly Dolphins!

Published: June 06, 2022
This morning started with a great session for data collection that had joyful, goofy dolphins! There was a lot of breaches and weird vocalizations ……

Silly Scientists … and transitions (or not!)

Published: June 05, 2022
Kathleen was greeted by more than dolphin just before her entry for data collection! Shane was being silly … and Kathleen wished that Champ had…

Final Day Shenanigans (aka data collection & projects)

Published: June 04, 2022
Our last full day began like the others – with dolphin data collection and observations. What was very different to the other days was the…

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