Splashing Into Spring!

Splashing Into Spring!

Wild Dolphin Updates: 2019 was a memorable year for the Clearwater Marine Aquarium Wild Bottlenose Dolphin Research Program. As we embark on new journeys in 2020, we want to take a moment to reflect on all of the exciting discoveries 2019 added to the study.Last...
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Spring is When We See the Most Baby Dolphins Born

Spring is When We See the Most Baby Dolphins Born

Wild Dolphin UpdatesMore Than Half of Newborn Calves Are Observed During SpringThroughout nature, spring marks a period of renewal and growth for many animals. This includes the dolphins that call Clearwater Bay home. March and April show the highest birthing months...
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Stranded Dolphin Rescued From Mudflat in Hernando Beach

Stranded Dolphin Rescued From Mudflat in Hernando Beach

On the evening of November 29, 2017, Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) Rescue personnel received a call from Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Marine Mammal Pathobiology Lab (MMPL) regarding a live stranded dolphin in a mudflat close to a residential area of Hernando Beach.

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Rescue Mission – Dolphin Calf Injured by Spearfishing Gear

Rescue Mission – Dolphin Calf Injured by Spearfishing Gear

Mosquito Lagoon (February 14) — Clearwater Marine Aquarium Rescue Team personnel participated in a multi-agency dolphin calf disentanglement in Mosquito Lagoon, FL on February 14, 2017. Alongside CMA, organizations involved included the National Oceanic and...
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Rescue Mission – Reel’s Dolphin Calf

Rescue Mission – Reel’s Dolphin Calf

Fort Pierce, FL (January 2017) – Under the direction of National Marine Fisheries Services (NMFS) Clearwater Marine Aquarium dispatched a small team to assist in the intervention of an entangled bottlenose dolphin calf in the Indian River Lagoon, near Fort...
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