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Blog and Field Reports

Diving with Dolphins: Shark Edition

Published: May 23, 2019
Monday morning, we explored Alice Town during break and got caught in the rain! When we got back, it looked as if we’d all showered…

Diving with Dolphins: For Mature Audiences Only

Published: May 21, 2019
Saturday began with our field routine: breakfast, blog, break & class. During break, some of us went to the beach (photoshoot!), while others explored the…

Diving with Dolphins: Denver the Dolphin Man

Published: May 21, 2019
During Sunday’s morning break, some of us explored down the beach and saw the Galant Lady. We continued on to the southern tip of the…

Diving with Dolphins: Peas n Rice….Mmmmmmmm…..

Published: May 18, 2019
Friday morning’s class covered research methodology, including the science behind DCP’s mobile video acoustic array (MVA). We also talked about ethograms and their use in…

Diving with Dolphins: Bottlenose Edition

Published: May 18, 2019
*Ka-chow* The Colonels wake up in a fright! Don’t worry, no murder mystery here, but there was thunder and lots of rain. We were worried…

Diving with Dolphins: Squad Up!

Published: May 18, 2019
Wednesday morning’s breakfast crew slapped (once again, if they do say so themselves). Our class topic was photo-ID. We learned why it’s important, in Bimini,…

Diving with Dolphins: Weather Malfunction

Published: May 16, 2019
We started Tuesday with breakfast (Bimini breeeeaaaaddd….yuuuuuuuuummmmmmm) and then we headed to The Dolphin House. We met Ashley Saunders, the builder/artist who created The Dolphin…

Diving with Dolphins: Colonels (Attempt to) Get Their Sea Legs

Published: May 14, 2019
Monday began with learning more about DCP and the dolphins we are going to see here in Bimini. We learned where the dolphins’ ranges are,…

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