Diving Into Dolphin Diets by Dolphin Research Center Students will participate in an interactive studio based program with Dolphin Research Center Staff to learn about what it takes to care for dolphins and how caretakers use math to develop their diets with Talon, a common bottlenose dolphin. At the end, students have the opportunity to ask a dolphin expert questions about dolphins while also learning how they can lessen their impact on the marine environment.
This is the familiar dolphin that we are used to seeing in movies or TV shows.
The common bottlenose dolphin or the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) is the largest species of the beaked dolphins. They inhabit temperate and tropical oceans throughout the world. Males are generally larger and heavier than females. In most parts of the world,