blackfish


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Synonyms for blackfish

large dark-colored food fish of the Atlantic coast of North America

female salmon that has recently spawned

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small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States

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The Blackfish argued with another Tully man that his nephew is a trap, to which the man disagreed, saying that Edmure must be obeyed for he is the rightful Lord of Riverrun.
Eventually, Hargrove decided to leave SeaWorld, and shortly afterward was interviewed for the documentary film Blackfish, a chilling indictment of SeaWorld's treatment of orcas.
But Blackfish had second thoughts, and a verbal tug of war ensued over who was really going to keep this valuable prisoner.
Gabriela Cowperthwaite's 2013 documentary Blackfish tells the story of Tilikum, an orca, or killer whale, at the Sea World theme park in Orlando, Florida.
One of its main talking points is science: While slamming Blackfish as unscientific "propaganda," the park asserts that its killer whales provide a rare opportunity to do crucial research.
Alaska Blackfish (Esociformes: Esocidae: Dallia pectoralis) are small pikes similar in morphology to mudminnows belonging to the esociform genera Umbra and Novumbra (Nelson 2006; Campbell and others 2013).
The tragedy featured in documentary Blackfish, which suggested captivity by SeaWorld provoked violent behaviour in the killer whales.
9 BLACKFISH (Gabriela Cowperthwaite) A whale snuff-film documentary that'll make you root for the kidnapped killer mammal and wish he had eaten alive Sea World's evil owners.
BLACKFISH (15) ONE of the most depressing moments of my professional career occurred in 2006 during a trip to SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida.
BLACKFISH (15) WERNER Herzog's acclaimed 2005 documentary Grizzly Man chronicled the life of bear enthusiast Timothy Treadwell, who was killed by one of the majestic creatures he adored and studied.
When asked why a second exercise is being conducted in a relatively short span, she said it is to expand on the success of the IMCMEX 12 where many technologies, including sea drones like Blackfish were tested.
Outer Island Expeditions runs $99 whale-watching tours, but for $825, you and nine friends get the 32-foot Blackfish and its knowledgeable captain completely to yourselves.
Some marine wildlife, such as flounder and blackfish, can be found here year-round.
In winter, when the tops of rivers freeze, blackfish push their plump bellies down into the mud, as far from the ice as they can get.
These include warm temperate surf zone species such as silver drummer and rock blackfish, which are breeding and have become more abundant, and range increases in snapper and rock flathead.