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Male Bottlenose Dolphin Pair Bonds Form Long-Lasting Friendships

Male Bottlenose Dolphin Pair Bonds Form Long-Lasting Friendships

Wild Dolphin UpdatesThe Bromance of Bottlenose DolphinsHave you ever wanted to hang out with your best friend all the time? Many male bottlenose dolphins get to do this every day! These strong friendships or associations, known as pair bonds, are a common,...

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Iconic House Boat Becomes a Thriving Artificial Reef

Iconic House Boat Becomes a Thriving Artificial Reef

On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, part of Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s iconic house boat, home to Harry Connick Jr’s character in the Dolphin Tale movies, was transformed into a marine life habitat as part of an artificial reef system in the Gulf of Mexico.

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What Is a Dolphin’s Dorsal Fin Used For?

What Is a Dolphin’s Dorsal Fin Used For?

Wild Dolphin Updates Dorsal Fin Use The dorsal fin helps us identify dolphins in our photo ID survey, but let’s think about how it functions to serve a dolphin. Balance The placement of the dorsal fin is thought to stabilize the dolphin in the water like a keel on a...

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Kirby the Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released With Satellite Tracker

Kirby the Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released With Satellite Tracker

225-Pound Loggerhead Sea Turtle Goes Home After Months of RehabClearwater Marine Aquarium released Kirby, a 225-pound endangered loggerhead sea turtle, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Kirby is an adult male sea turtle who was found floating near Indian Rocks Beach on...

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Quinn, a 100-Pound Endangered Green Sea Turtle Released

Quinn, a 100-Pound Endangered Green Sea Turtle Released

Quinn goes home after quick rehabilitation at Clearwater Marine Aquarium.  Clearwater Marine Aquarium released Quinn, an endangered sub-adult green sea turtle, on Tuesday, April 30 at Fred Howard Park in Tarpon Springs, FL. The sea turtle was rescued on Sunday, April...

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New Young Dolphin Calves Spotted

New Young Dolphin Calves Spotted

We have been gearing up for the arrival of new dolphin calves into our study area. We are excited to announce the birth of Bundle’s second calf!

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