San Clemente State Beach Camping

San Clemente State Beach Camping

San Clemente State Beach Camping  San Clemente Campground is one of Southern California’s most popular camping destinations. It is a must-visit camping destination with close proximity to the San Clemente Pier and beach access that trumps most other California State Beach campgrounds. Before you go, however, you must understand the rules, regulations, reservations, and activities so…

Are Orcas Dolphins Or Whales

Are Orcas Dolphins Or Whales

Are Orcas Dolphins Or Whales ​ While we often refer to orcas as “killer whales,” killer whales are dolphins! We know it might be a bit surprising and heartbreaking to have your whole view of one of the ocean’s most famous creatures completely flipped upside down. It’s okay. We’re here to explain and make things better. Dive…

fastest fish in the ocean

Fastest Fish In The Ocean

Fastest Fish In The Ocean ​ While most fish are efficient swimmers, not all of them are FAST. We’ll be taking a look at the species that have optimized the speed at which they move about the ocean. Whether they’re swimming about freely in the sea or tugging aggressively at a line, some of these fish are so…

Carlsbad State Beach Camping

Carlsbad State Beach Camping

Carlsbad State Beach Camping  When summer rolls around, there’s nothing quite like heading out to a beachfront campground to enjoy some sun-soaked fun. So if you’re thinking of getting out to Carlsbad State Beach Campground this summer and you’re looking for more info, you’ve come to the right place. With long, quiet, sandy expanses and a…

sea bunny

Sea Bunny

Sea Bunny ​ While the sea bunny might have made its debut as an Internet sensation back in 2015, this soft-bodied bunny slug species has been roaming the Earth for thousands of years. Found in the waters of the Indo-Pacific Ocean (between the Central Pacific and the Indian Ocean), it’s common for divers to see these…

clams vs mussels vs oysters

Clams vs Mussels vs Oysters

Clams vs Mussels vs Oysters ​ Quite a few of us view clams, mussels, and oysters as seafood staples, though we may not know the differences between them.  Today, we’ll clarify what sets these little shelled sea creatures apart from each other, as well as highlight the features they have in common. Let’s dive in, shall we?   Similarities…

Crystal Cove state Beach Camping

Crystal Cove State Beach Camping

Crystal Cove State Beach Camping  Sitting on the hillside overlooking the gorgeous Pacific Ocean, you’ll find Crystal Cove State Park. Just a ten-minute walk from the beach, it’s the perfect Southern California camping destination for those traveling near Laguna Beach. If you’re interested in camping in Crystal Cove State Park, knowing the ins and its is…

megalodon size comparison

Megalodon Size Comparison

Megalodon Size Comparison ​ The megalodon was once one of the world’s most enormous creatures. The estimated size of the megalodon has evolved over the years. As paleontologists stumbled across more megalodon fossils, they gained a better idea of accurate historical sizes. So, how big was the megalodon shark? Come dive in with us as we learn more!   Megalodon…

what do dolphins eat

What Do Dolphins Eat

What Do Dolphins Eat ​ With more than 40 dolphin species around the world living in a wide variety of environments, including deep-sea oceans, coastal water, estuaries, and freshwater rivers, the dolphin diet ranges quite a bit. Many scientists refer to dolphins as opportunistic feeders, meaning they eat what they can find around their homes. For example,…