ORCA Wildlife Officer Blogs

Jul09

The week of White-Beaks

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

The week of White-Beaks

Clear skies, calm seas and wonderful wildlife in the North Sea

Jul04

Dolphin or Porpoise, that is the question!?

Categories // English Channel Wildlife Officer

Dolphin or Porpoise, that is the question!?

How to tell the difference between dolphins and porpoise in the English Channel! 

Jul02

A KINGS welcome!

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

A KINGS welcome!

The wildlife was out to welcome Sunita for her first week in the North Sea! 

Jun27

Celebrating the Solstice

Categories // English Channel Wildlife Officer

Celebrating the Solstice

Passengers enjoyed the begining of summer by sailing from Dieppe to Newhaven, but is the sun truly here to stay? 

Jun25

From stormy to calm and everything in between

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

From stormy to calm and everything in between

You've heard of 4 seasons in one day well the North Sea gave us all sea conditions in one week! 

Jun20

Come Sail with Me, Lets Sail, Lets Sail Away…

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Come Sail with Me, Lets Sail, Lets Sail Away…

Who could think of a better way to spend your day than looking for whales and dolphins?

Jun18

Farne Islands – it’s for the birds!

Categories // North Sea Wildlife Officer

Farne Islands – it’s for the birds!

Another busy week has gone by in the North Sea on board the DFDS KING Seaways! 

Jun12

A celebration of the ocean!

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

A celebration of the ocean!

World Oceans day on board the Pont-Aven

Jul04

A concise history of whaling

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

A concise history of whaling

An issue close to many conservationists hearts, and currently something of a “hot topic”….whaling. 

Jul03

ORCA for everyone!

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

ORCA for everyone!

ORCA Sea Safari season has started and we welcomed our first Sea Safari passengers & ORCA guides on board the Pont-Aven! 

Jun27

The farewell Fin whale

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

The farewell Fin whale

The temporarily elusive fin whale returns as Sam's time on the Cap Finistère comes to an end! 

Jun27

Corker of a Week!

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Corker of a Week!

ORCA Wildlife Officers not only sail to and from Santander, but weekly journeys also include a trip to Cork in Ireland! 

Jun20

Plastic free

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Plastic free

Living a plastic free life on board the Cap Finistère! 

Jun19

A fantastic first week in the English Channel!

Categories // English Channel Wildlife Officer

A fantastic first week in the English Channel!

Our brand new Wildlife Officer programme with DFDS has launched! Find out about Maeva's first week on board! 

Jun13

Where have the whales gone?

Categories // Bay of Biscay Wildlife Officer

Where have the whales gone?

Dolphin's came out to play for the Wildlife Officers and passengers on board the Cap Finistère.

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