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Daily Archives: February 4, 2020

Fishermen catch relative of Great White shark in Cornwall

Four friends who went shark fishing for the first time in were shocked when they reeled in a specimen which is a cousin of the Great White. George Hill and his brother Zack, along with pals Rob and Tom Cunliffe, took to the water off Falmouth in Cornwall at the weekend with low expectations. They could not believe it when …

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Memorable moments at UK coasts 2019 include a commuting seal

British wildlife is increasingly being disturbed by people with jet skis frightening dolphins, kayakers scaring seals, and a growing number of day trips from harbours. Drones are also causing problems to the country’s marine environment, a review of 2019 by the Wildlife Trusts found. On a more positive note “thrilling” sightings of bottlenose dolphins off the Yorkshire coast and a …

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Kirkintilloch angler rescues otter cub in Inverness

Image copyright Inverness Angling Club Image caption The cub was found exhausted on a bank of the River Ness An otter cub is in the care of an animal welfare charity after being rescued by an angler. James Buchanan, from Kirkintilloch, was visiting Little Isle Pool, an Inverness Angling Club-managed fishing spot on the Ness, early on Wednesday morning. He …

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