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Orca watchers ready for business again

Orca watchers ready for business again

15/05/2009, by in

A team of killer whale experts who conducted research into the impressive mammal in Shetland’s waters over the last two years have returned to the isles to continue their work.PHD student Andy Foote, of Aberdeen University, is carrying out studies for the next eight weeks and is anxious that ... Read more...

Killer whale studies over for now

Killer whale studies over for now

24/10/2008, by in

A TEAM of killer whale researchers who spent the summer in the isles examining the behaviour and habits of orcas recently completed their studies in and around the isles for this year with a trip on a Shetland pelagic trawler.For the second successive year the team, led by Andy Foote from the Univ... Read more...