February 2021 From the Field...

Posted by Nicole Sears on Feb 27, 2021 8:25:35 PM

Wild Dolphin of the Month

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Topics: Dolphins in Key Largo, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Newsletter, Photo ID

February 2021 - From the President

Posted by Nancy Cooper on Feb 27, 2021 8:18:01 PM

Greetings, everyone!

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Topics: Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Conservation, Newsletter, Photo ID

January 2021 - From the Field...

Posted by Nicole Sears on Jan 15, 2021 12:00:00 AM

Photo Identification studies have been hard to achieve this past month due to high-wind conditions, but the team hopes to get out on the water in the next couple of days for the first Photo - ID survey of the new year! 

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Topics: Dolphins in Key Largo, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Conservation, Newsletter, Photo ID

January 2021- From the Pod...

Posted by DPMMR Staff on Jan 15, 2021 12:00:00 AM

 

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Topics: Insider, Dolphins in Key Largo, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Just For Fun

21 Things We're Looking Forward To in 2021

Posted by DPMMR Staff on Dec 31, 2020 9:07:43 PM

The turn of each new year brings positive vibes, exciting resolutions and goals, new beginnings, and this year... hope. 

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Topics: Dolphins in Key Largo, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Just For Fun

November: From the Pod...

Posted by DPMMR Staff on Nov 17, 2020 6:00:00 AM

Alfonz - Alfonz and his trainer Kayla have been working on his belly breach and have recently made some strong headway! He is starting to come out of the water and "breach" on his belly. This is a relatively complex behavior that may take a while to build, so stay tuned for updates!  Al is loving it so far, though, and seems to be very excited when he succeeds with a new step in the behavior. 

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Topics: Dolphins in Key Largo, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Just For Fun, Newsletter

November: From the Field...

Posted by Nicole Sears on Nov 17, 2020 6:00:00 AM
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Topics: Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Conservation, Photo ID

Letter from the President (October, 2020)

Posted by Nancy Cooper on Oct 28, 2020 6:00:00 AM

BOO!

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Topics: Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Newsletter, Donation

October: From the Pod...

Posted by DPMMR Staff on Oct 28, 2020 5:45:00 AM

October has been a busy month for our resident dolphins with the installation of new platforms in both lagoons. Here's how our 7 family members are doing: 

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Topics: Insider, Dolphins in Key Largo, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Just For Fun, Newsletter

September: From the Field...

Posted by Nicole Sears on Sep 26, 2020 12:00:00 AM

DPMMR’s Photo-ID researchers conducted multiple photo-ID surveys between Key Largo and Islamorada at the end of August on both Atlantic and Florida Bay sides. The first day resulted in 3 sightings with a total of 7 individual dolphins which are identified by the nicks and notches on their dorsal fins. Of these dolphins, 4 have been previously sighted within the Upper Keys region. These re-sights suggest strong site fidelity to the region which has implications for management and conservation efforts.

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Topics: Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Conservation, Newsletter, Photo ID

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