Porpoises, basking sharks and Mr. & Mrs. Dolphin!
3rd May 2017
- Passengers enjoying watching for whales and dolphins from the Cap Finistere!
Despite fairly rough seas this week in the Bay of Biscay and English Channel, our Wildlife Officers have had productive weeks on board with Brittany Ferries!
The Pont-Aven Wildlife Officers meet Mr. & Mrs Dolphin and had basking sharks galore in Cork harbour!
- Brittany Ferries: Portsmouth - Santander (Spain) - Cork (Ireland) crossing the English Channel, Celtic Sea and Bay of Biscay
On board the Cap Finistere, striped dolphins put on a show and Wildlife Officer Jess explains how whale poo can stimulate the vital growth of phytoplankton!
- Brittany Ferries: Portsmouth - Bilbao/Santander (Spain) crossing the English Channel and Bay of Biscay
Meanwhile, in the North Sea, calm weather brings harbour porpoises!
- DFDS: North Shiellds - Ijmuiden (The Netherlands)