Tag Archives: pacific oceans

Striped Dolphin

Striped Dolphin

Striped Dolphin Striped Dolphin are often found in warm waters, usually staying in tropical and subtropical regions. It is a member of the oceanic dolphin family, Delphinidae. They can be found in both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, usually offshore, though sometimes in deeper waters closer to shore. The ancient Greeks even observed these dolphins in the Mediterraean, and often ...

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Galápagos Islands

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Galápagos Islands The Galapagos Islands area situated in the Pacific Ocean some 1,000 km from the Ecuadorian coast. This archipelago and its immense marine reserve is known as the unique ‘living museum and showcase of evolution’. Its geographical location at the confluence of three ocean currents makes it one of the richest marine ecosystems in the world. Ongoing seismic and ...

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Green Sea Turtle

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Green Sea Turtle A green sea turtle floats past a reef toward open waters near Palau in the Pacific Ocean. Green sea turtles are one of the most endangered animal species on the planet.Its range extends throughout tropical and subtropical seas around the world, with two distinct populations in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.The common name comes from the usually ...

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