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News from the Wildlife Officers on Brittany Ferries' Cap Finistere

What a week!   September has come around very quickly indeed as the final month starts for us Bay of Biscay wildlife officers on board Brittany Ferries Cap Finistere. This week I ventured into Biscay alone to see what lay ahead. With my first sunrise deck watch in three weeks the sun was very noticeably […]

After a few days of stormy seas, we were both apprehensive about what the morning would bring after noticing a large swell had picked up in the night. Yet, to our surprise we were welcomed into the Bay of Biscay with calm seas, but menacing clouds still remained. The beginning of our first watch was […]

What a week! Katy and Clare have had some amazing sightings in the past seven days and we’re going to attempt to describe these incredible moments to you. As usual, we’ve seen a fair few of our friendly Common Dolphins, who never fail to get the crowds excited and the children squealing. They also like […]

Morning Readers!  WO Clare checking in for another instalment of our weekly blog from the Brittany Ferries Cap Finistere! After last week proved relatively quiet on the cetacean front, Chantelle and I were both hopeful for calm seas and plentiful sightings.  The sea state was sitting at about a 5 on the scale on Wednesday, […]