Pilot whales are cetaceans belonging to the genus Globicephala. There are two extant species, the long-finned pilot whale and the short-finned pilot whale. The photographer had close encounter with pilot whales in the Strait of Gibraltar.
Photographer has close encounter with pilot whales in the Strait of Gibraltar
Four surviving pilot whales from a mass stranding were transported to SeaWorld Orlando where they will receive round-the-clock care from SeaWorld's veterinarians and animal rescue staff. EEEEEEEEEeeee so exciting!