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Brain Weights of Various Animals Animal Average Brain Weight (grams) adult human 1,350 bottle-nosed dolphin 1,500 camel 762 chimpanzee 420 dog (beagle) 72 giraffe 680 jaguar 157 SOURCE.
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWAR) present sharply contrasting pictures of Tursiops truneatus, better known as the bottle-nosed dolphin. At SeaWorld, visitors can feed little fish to this "mainstay of aquatic ecotourism, beloved water-park performer, smiling incarnation of soulful holism ...
Members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue squad joined Sunderland Volunteer Life Brigade at the marina after reports one of the bottle-nosed dolphins was injured.
After months of protests, letter writing, Freedom of Information Act filings and monthly speeches before the zoo's governing trust, CDAC had cause to celebrate when the trust voted unanimously to return the remaining Atlantic bottle-nosed dolphins and three sea lions to Marine Animal Productions of Gulfport, Mississippi.
The estimated 18.6 billion yen building located in Nagoya's Minato Ward is large enough to house a large circular tank containing six Bottle-Nosed dolphins and six Beluga whales.
Work with bottle-nosed dolphins and porpoises has demonstrated increased responsiveness in autistic children (Nathanson & de Faria, 1993).
Kannan and his colleagues took tissue samples from bottle-nosed dolphins that had died along the Florida coasts.
With this initiative, the park has been able to come to the aid of Atlantic bottle-nosed dolphins, manatees, dwarf and pygmy sperm whales, beaked whales, and green loggerhead and ridley turtles that have been endangered.
Silver Sands seaside holiday park in Lossiemouth is under new ownership and their stunning beachside location on the silver sands of the Moray Firth is perfect for a relaxing family getaway - keep an eye out for the bottle-nosed dolphins that cruise through the waters.
| SIR - Earlier this year, there were widespread Press reports that Cardigan Bay's bottle-nosed dolphins had migrated to the waters of the Isle of Man.
Go dolphin spotting in West Wales TAKE a boat trip from New Quay in West Wales to try and spot bottle-nosed dolphins and porpoise off the coast.
All four species of skua were seen on a boat trip out to the continental shelf along with over 100 oceanic bottle-nosed dolphins and a blue shark.
A team of researchers will sail around the West Coast looking for a colony of bottle-nosed dolphins who have been living off the Mayo - Galway coastline.