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Fin whale with common dolphins chasing dwindling sprat stocks in West Cork

Update on sprat conservation issue in West Cork, Nov. 2014

It is now mid-November, and true to the time of year, we have plenty of stormy, wet and disturbed Atlantic weather, making poor conditions for searching for and watching whales. There was just one day … ...read more

Long finned pilot whales , Porcupine Seabight, 02/09/2014  © Padraig Whooley

Summer ends with a trip to the Edge

After a fantastic run of whale watching through July and August, with pod upon pod of fin whales, minke whales and common dolphins on show, things have been much quieter over the last few weeks. A … ...read more

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