ORCA Wildlife Officer Blogs

Sep19

A very quiet week

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

A very quiet week

Find out about our wildlife officer Lauren's great encounter with a humpback in the Bay of Biscay!

Sep12

A Fintastic Summer

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

A Fintastic Summer

Read more about our Bay of Biscay wildlife officer, Heather's final experiences onboard the Cap Finistère.

Sep05

Wonderful whales

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Wonderful whales

It’s been another brilliant week on board the Cap Finistère, full of wonderful whales and dynamic dolphins! 

Aug30

A Whale-y Wonderful Wednesday

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

A Whale-y Wonderful Wednesday

The colder weather hasn’t stopped wildlife in the North Sea putting on a show for everyone on board the KING Seaways! 

Aug22

A month to remember!

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

A month to remember!

Find out what Emily's best sighting was during her Wildlife Officer Placement on board the Cap Finistère! 

Aug15

We were surrounded!

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

We were surrounded!

Another week full of cetaceans and close encounters on board the Cap Finistere.

Aug08

Having a Whale of a time!

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Fin Whale

Check out the amazing encounters our Wildlife Officer Emily's had on her first two weeks onboard!

Aug06

All good things must come to an end...

Categories // English Channel Wildlife Officer

All good things must come to an end...

This week our Wildlife Officer progmme in the English Channel has come to an end. Find out what Maeva has been up to during her last week on board. 

Sep17

So long North Sea!

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

So long North Sea!

Keep looking out to the horizon....you never know where that next amazing sighting will appear! 

Sep10

Long finned pilot whales and much more

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

Long finned pilot whales and much more

As the seasons change and Ingrid's time on board draws to a close check out the latest sightings from the North Sea! 

Sep03

Feeding Frenzy Feast

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

Feeding Frenzy Feast

Wildlife in the North Sea has come to life leaving passengers and Wildlife Officers amazed by some spectacular sightings! 

Aug29

Countdown

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Countdown

Find out what Laura's top 6 moments have been during her time on board the Cap Finistère as her final weeks approach. 

Aug20

The birds keep us entertained!

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

The birds keep us entertained!

Find out how our Wildlife Officeer Placement, Helen, has been getting on during her first two weeks in the North Sea! 

Aug13

Bottlenose dolphins in the North Sea

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

Bottlenose dolphins in the North Sea

It's been another awesome week on board the KING seaways in the North Sea with sightings of harbour porpoises, white-beaked dolphins and bottlenose dolphins

Aug06

Hey Ho! It’s the Porpoise Life for me!

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

Hey Ho! It’s the Porpoise Life for me!

It was a week full of harbour porpoises in the North Sea for ORCA OceanWatch! 

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