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Unlikely pair swimming in Loch Fyne (photos and footage by Greig, Murdo and Jane MacLeod)
Unlikely pair swimming in Loch Fyne (pho...

Watch this exceptionally rare footage of a common dolphin and a harbour porpoise swimming together

Arctic beluga whale seen in Northern Ireland
Arctic beluga whale seen in Northern Ire...

A beluga whale, a rare arctic visitor was seen off the Co. Antrim coast yesterday 30 July

Humpback Whale in the Clyde
Humpback Whale in the Clyde

A large humpback whale has been putting on quite a show in the Clyde basin over recent days

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29-8-2015 16:30 Basking Shark 1 Rua Reidh lighthou...
29-8-2015 15:00 Sunfish 1 half way between C...
24-8-2015 14:30 Common Dolphin 500 North of Coll
23-8-2015 09:30 Harbour Porpoise 7 sound of Mull
27-8-2015 11:20 Common Dolphin 6 off coll
27-8-2015 11:30 Basking Shark 1 gunna sound
27-8-2015 11:03 Common Dolphin 3 Sound of mull
27-8-2015 09:53 Common Dolphin 2 Sound of mull
28-8-2015 07:35 Harbour Porpoise 3 Kilbrannan Sound, ...
19-8-2015 14:30 Common Dolphin 30 Between Bottle Isl...
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