February 2019 - Safari Sightings
18 Mar 2019

February 2019 - Safari Sightings

We had some absolutely stunning weather (and some not so nice!) here in the Hauraki Gulf over the course of February. We absolutely love those windless, sunny days spent finding marine mammals for our passengers (and us) to enjoy.   Throughout the month we have had groups of common dolphins displa…



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10 Facts You Didn't Know About Common Dolphins
10 Mar 2019

10 Facts You Didn't Know About Common Dolphins

1. There are several recognised species of common dolphin around the world. The ones in New Zealand are known as the short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis).   2. They are called common dolphins as they have been sighted in every ocean and most seas (except polar regions). However, it does…



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Meet the Crew - Alex
06 Mar 2019

Meet the Crew - Alex

Where are you originally from? Originally from the UK - I'm a Southerner!   What is your previous experience (uni/research/other relevant jobs etc.)? I have a Master's degree in Zoology where I studied the dietary ecology of pine martens. Since then I have volunteered a lot of my time to differ…



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