North Sea Wildlife Officer

Aug14

Learn SomeFin New Everyday

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Learn SomeFin New Everyday

Wildlife Officer Placement Tom reflects on his first two weeks in the North Sea 

Jul24

An interesting first week

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An interesting first week

This week we welcome Anika to the ORCA Team - our first North Sea Wildlife Officer Placement of 2019! 

Jul10

Minke whale appearance

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Minke whale appearance

“Are there whales in the North Sea?” The questions from many passengers were certainly answered. 

Jun19

Wind farms of the North Sea

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Wind farms of the North Sea

When it's quiet on deck, you start looking at what else is around you at sea...

Jun05

Perfect for Plankton

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Perfect for Plankton

Wildlife can most certainly be seen as the productive North Sea feeds the cetacean wildlife

May22

The minkes are coming

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The minkes are coming

As another shift draws to a close, Alex looks back over a week with more calm seas, marine wildlife sightings but also less enjoyable sightings of the plastic kind …

May09

Change must be for the better of the environment!

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Change must be for the better of the environment!

As a winter returned for Rose's second shift in the North Sea this got her thinking about something else.. marine threats

Apr25

Peaceful seas presents plenty of porpoise

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Peaceful seas presents plenty of porpoise

Good conditions and flat seas treat the North Sea as our Wildlife Officer Alex's first week comes to a close.  

Aug07

New buoy on board

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New buoy on board

Intrducing you to Tom, our latest Wildlife Officer Placement in the North Sea! Find out about his busy first week on board! 

Jul17

The youth of today

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The youth of today

The summer holidays have started in the North Sea with some exciting encounters and kids showing off their creative talents! 

Jun27

Wildlife, actually, is all around us

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Wildlife, actually, is all around us

It has been a long time coming but Rose is finally getting some good weather during her shift onboard the DFDS KING Seaways!

Jun13

A Farne-tastic trip

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A Farne-tastic trip

Minke whales, dolphins, Storm Miguel and a visit to the Farne Islands - it's been another jam packed week in the North Sea! 

May29

A constantly changing environment

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A constantly changing environment

The weather’s improved and sightings in the North Sea are on the up, with many passengers sharing these magical moments

May15

Wonderful weather and calm conditions

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Wonderful weather and calm conditions

Wonderful weather, calm conditions and the first white-beaked dolphins of the season - it's been a good week in the North Sea! 

May03

Beach cleans in Newcastle and Ijmuiden

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Beach cleans in Newcastle and Ijmuiden

Whilst rough weather meant few cetaceans were seen this week in the North Sea, it did mean Rose saw a lot of something else....

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