by: Dhivya Nair

The title of this blogpost is a catchphrase the MareCet team members seem to know well. It’s one we hear often, when we tell fellow Malaysians that our waters are home to marine mammals, which include cetaceans and dugongs.

Pictured here are just a few of the species we find here in Malaysian waters (clockwise from top left): Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin, Indo-Pacific finless porpoise, Spinner dolphin, Dugong, Long-beaked common dolphin, Irrawaddy dolphin, Bryde’s whale, Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin

Some respond with a skeptical look, others completely…

Flukes for Thought by MareCet

MareCet is an NGO dedicated to the research and conservation of marine mammals and their habitats in Malaysia.

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