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Old 24 April 2005, 09:48   #21
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I was also in the pub on Monday night drinking with a couple of the lifeboat men when the shout went out - we all had a good laugh about being attacked by wales and thought it highly unlikely, and the guy probably panicked - thats all!
If he was English then he had every right to be terrified!!!!
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Old 25 April 2005, 07:19   #22
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On the subject of observing Marine wild life my partner and I attended a really great course called ”WiSE” (WIldlife SafE) at Falmouth Marine School last March.

http://www.wisescheme.org/

The Course was run by Colin Speedie from MER Consultants and covered:

The Law relating to Marine Wildlife
Observing Marine Wildlife - How to find them and how to avoid disturbance
Seals and Seabirds
Cetaceans, sharks and turtles - identification and behaviour
Simple science - data recording and photo identification

A really great day and learnt loads on how to correctly observe with out causing stress.

I would highly recommend this course to all boats users to help protect our marine heritage.

Shaggy
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Old 25 April 2005, 07:47   #23
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Dolphin Care !

Hi ,

Nice one !

There is a similar Dolphin Watch set up here in Ireland based out of Kilrush on the Shannon Estuary who will give advice on Dolphin and general wildlife care.

Best wishes,

Stuart
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