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Swimming With the Dolphins in Akaroa, New Zealand

We swam with the Hector’s Dolphins, the rarest (and endangered) dolphins in the world.  There are only about 7,500 of this species remaining, and their numbers are decreasing at about 6% per year.  Their birth rate, with the females maturing … Continue reading

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