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Meet the Ecotypes!

Did you always go Orca Watching and wondered whether you're seeing residents, transients or offshore killer whales? What are the main differences? Find out here:

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The NZ Dolphin - why it needs help

The NZ dolphin is the smallest dolphin there is and you can only find it in New Zealand (therefore its name). Unfortunately it's highly threatend by several human-induced activities around its habitat. The Hector's and Māui dolphin Threat Management Plan was created in 2007 to address these issues and to foster the protection of this important species. Learn more about the most prominent hazards to NZ dolphin survival:

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Dusky Dolphin Fact Sheet

A new wildlife fact sheet is in the house!

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Why you shouldn't swim with Sperm Whales

Swimming with marine life is now all about the rare and unique experience and sperm whale interactions are no exception. Read more about the reasons why they are not as exciting as they seem.

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New Infographic: Watch Out for Humpy Behaviour!

Swimming with Humpback whales is unique, exhilarating and awe-inspiring. But since this activity is conducted in the open ocean with pretty large animals, there is still something you need to know...

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DeFINitely Hot: Going wild about Wildlife Tourism in National Geographic

The June issue of National Geographic tackles social media in wildlife tourism as cover story. Will this finally turn the tide?

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The Dolphin-Swimmer's Drybag: What to bring when you want to swim with marine life

If you liked 'The Whale-Watcher's Backpack' you'll love 'The Dolphin-Swimmer's Drybag' to learn about the must-brings when you want to swim with dolphins, seals & Co. ...

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The Whale-Watcher's Backpack: What to bring to be prepared

One of the FAQ's tour operators get from interested folks deals with the equipment and how to prepare for a whale-watching trip. Find the answers in a new, exciting infographic...

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Watching Whales - How to participate in whale-watching activities

The new infographic highlights the different forms of whale-watching tourism and provides information on the pros and cons...

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