News archive September 2012

Fantastic whale and dolphin sightings on final “I Spy Whales” Biscay trip of the season

We embarked at Portsmouth on the 18th September for our final trip across the Bay of Biscay for the 2012 season and what a season it has been. This time we were joined by 105 eager whale-watchers. We were also very lucky to have our Patron, Chris Packham join us on this trip.


First September Biscay “I Spy Whales” trip sees over 350 individual animals

ORCA’s fifth ‘I Spy Whales’ mini-cruise from the South coast to Spain was another excellent event with plenty of sightings to keep novices and experts excited.


ORCA Volunteer completes Great North Run, raising money for ORCA

On Sunday 16th September Zoe Baty completed the Great North Run, to raise money for ORCA to help protect UK whales and dolphins.


Wide range of species sighted at Biscay

Fin, Pilot, Cuvier’s Beaked & Sowerby’s Beaked Whales were among species seen on September Biscay survey.