The Magic of Dolphin Poo

The Great Barrier Reef recorded the highest amount of coral cover in nearly four decades and it’s time to celebrate the win! This week we dive deep into the ocean to see who is helping the coral, who is hurting the coral, and what does dolphin poo have to do with it all?

False killer whale

Yes, the false killer whale is a real species of oceanic dolphin that reaches a maximum length of 6 m (20 ft). The name comes from the similar skull characteristics of the killer whale (Orcinus orca).

Silently judging you

The rare and endangered Irawaddy dolphin found in parts of the Bay of Bengal and Southeast Asia.

dolphins in curio bay

Playful Dolphin

This dolphin looks like it is having a great time being playful out in the open ocean.