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Blog and Field Reports

TGIF – Playful Dolphins and Poor Underwater Visibility

Published: May 08, 2021
Our last day of data collection began well with a light breeze and little surface chop. Sadly, the underwater visibility was not great – very…

Data Collection for 3 Research Projects – and a Rinse from Mother Nature!

Published: May 07, 2021
Our second to last day of research and observations was full! We collected MVA data this morning. We had several create sessions with Teri and…

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Published: May 06, 2021
We began our day at Bailey’s Key with flashes of “My Octopus Teacher” … there was an octopus in the shallow area to the side…

More Data Collection, a DCP webinar, and some snorkeling!

Published: May 05, 2021
Our day started EARLY – most of us woke early and watched the sunrise (~5:15 AM). Our first observation session was preceded by space-use data…

Early Morning Observations and Several Create Sessions!

Published: May 04, 2021
We had a very busy day! It began with an early morning observation session and included a second morning session about 1.5 hours later. During…

Two Data Collection Sessions and a Birthday!

Published: May 03, 2021
We celebrated Melissa’s birthday after dinner with a delicious chocolate cake! Of course, that also meant that the rest of us had to clandestinely sign…

Return to Roatan and AKR … and the dolphins!

Published: May 02, 2021
DCP's first ecotour group since the COVID-19 pandemic derailed life as we all know it returned to Roatan and Anthony’s Key Resort today. (insert sigh…

Dolphin Valentines!

Published: February 09, 2021
Bring some dolphin love to your Valentine's Day this year! Check them out at Kids Science Activities (under Education tab) or the links below. Valentines…

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