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CONSERVATION & PROTECTION

The Swiss Cetacean Society
Non-profit protection of marine mammals
Planet Whale
Setting the international standards for respectful marine mammal encounters

THERAPY – HEALING – SELF DEVELOPMENT

Dolphins, Therapy and Autism
A very comprehensive anthology of the various aspects of DAT by Michael T. Hyson, Ph.D.
International Dolphin Watch
A very dedicated group who “Helps People Help Dolphins Help People” – Organization founded by Horace Dobbs
The Wonderful World of DR HORACE DOBBS
Introducing millions to the enchanting Kingdom of the Dolphins.
Dolphin Love
Dolphin resources and information page of the
Body Mind Spirit Directory
Academy of Breath, Sound and Movement
The Academy was created to: teach people how to utilize,the attributes of breath, sound, and movement in their daily lives for improved health.
Voice and Music Healing Kauai – Maureenji.com
“Who has the knowledge of sound knows the secret of the universe”

DOLPHIN FACTS – MARINE EDUCATION

The Dolphin Brain Atlas
101 Dolphin questions
Hundreds of pages of answers to the most common dolphin-related questions, lots of gorgeous pictures, and information about all species of dolphins.
Jaap’s Marine Mammal Pages
Very good educational site about marine mammals.
The Dolphin Place
Strategies For Pursuing a Career in Marine Mammal Science
– Your online resource for Dolphins!
Alice in Dolphinland
Nice site about meeting and learning about wild dolphins

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Animal Behavior Institute
Accredited online education in animal training & husbandry

INTERSPECIES COMMUNICATION – THE CAPTIVITY ISSUE

Dolphins in captivity
Everything you want to know about free ranging dolphins and dolphins in captivity:
Dolphin Intelligence and the Captivity Issue
By Ken Levasseur
The John C. Lilly Homepage
The man who started it all
Cetacean Nation
Cetacean Nation Website in Hawaii!
Dolphintale.com
This is where you will find many things relating to the human fascination with dolphins, whales, porpoises, and our mutual destiny.
Joan Ocean’s Dolphin Connection
Seminars and much more on the potentials of communication with dolphins and whales.
The Dolphin Embassy: The United Nations effort
The Dolphin Embassy seeks recognition of the Cetacean Nation. The 71% of the planet surface that is ocean is inhabited by a superior type of being, with language, culture, self-awareness, and a demonstrated ability to act with benign intelligence and compassion toward all other life: dolphins, whales, and porpoises — The Cetacean Nation.

ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Isabelle Dupre Photography

Very gifted nature photographer showing the beauty of marine mammals (and more)in the wild
Donald Tipton Photography
World Famous Marine Mammal Photographer. Underwater Images and Videos
Africa Wild Safaris
Join Photographer and Wildlife Biologist/Park Ranger Greg Sweeney on an adventure filled 7 day, 6 night wildlife safari to South Africa in Kruger National Park and private game reserves.
Golden State Images
Natural History Photography of California Including Marine Mammals
Stock Photography at Foto Search
140 top-quality stock graphics publishers at one site! Over two million images available, including photos, clipart pictures, royalty-free illustrations, motion stock video clips, and background clip art imagery. Browsing through Fotosearch is free. No access charges, registration requirements, or usage limits.
Ginger Art
Where the visible meets the invisible
Article on Capturing Sealife With Underwater Cameras
FLIPPER’S ART

LEGENDS AND MYTHOLOGY

THE POD
People. Oceans. Dolphins. – Expert site about dolphin legends and mythology

CHILDREN AND WOMEN

Baby Swimming – The Gentle Journey
The “whole child” approach to teaching babies how to swim.
Ocean Spot
Dolphin Spot Kid Spot Ocean Spot
KidsKonnect.com
A Safe Internet Gateway for Kids… Created and Maintained by Educators
Bioluminescence
Great article on bioluminescence in sea creatures for kids!
Women, birth and dolphins

CHILD DEVELOPMENT – LEARNING

Reading strategy, teaching phonics
Help your child learn to read by teaching phonics using a unique reading strategy. A great home learning resource!

 WILD DOLPHIN AND WHALE WATCH OR SWIM PROGRAMS

Polperro Dolphin Swims
An outstanding example of sustainable Swimming With Wild Dolphins in Port Phillip Bay, Australia
Dolphin Watch
If you can’t make it all the way up to Panama City Beach, Experience the Freedom and Beauty of Dolphins in Key West with Ron Canning’s team: Captain Alma and Captain John.
Captain Seaweed Charters
Swim in Key West waters where the dolphins play! Encounter the dolphins in their own habitat!
Wild Side Specialty Tours
Oahu, Hawaii’s Wildest Whale, Dolphin and Turtle Encounters, 180? from Ordinary

OCEAN RELATED COOL SITES

There She Blows – A History of Whaling
Cool site created by Gabriel for his 6th. grade History Fair.
BeachLife Surfshop
Custom surfboards & paddleboards – Paddleboard Yoga classed – Surf lessons & tours
Freediver – In Memoriam Patrick Musimu
Take a deep breath, free your mind.. and take “The Ultimate Dive”.

FUN THINGS TO DO IN PANAMA CITY BEACH

Skydive North Florida
One of the best adventure experience in the Florida panhandle: jumping from a plane at 10,000 feet!
Panhandle Helicopter – Taking you to news heights
Provides air tours from Panama City Beach and Destin, Florida. Tours vary depending on the amount of time you would like to spend in the air viewing the “world’s most beautiful beaches” from the best seat on the beach.

 OUR PARTNERS

Emerald Coast AudioVisual
AUDIO and VISUAL (AV) equipment and services
30A Rentals
Exclusive Rivard of South Walton Vacation Rentals on 30A.
InflatableBoarder.com
Free guide on paddle boarding in Florida


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