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Wallpaper Wednesday: Smartphone Wallpapers

Posted On August 1, 2012 by

Keep the wonders of the ocean at your fingertips with one of this week’s new smartphone wallpapers. Click on one of the images below and save it to your phone or click here for further downloading instructions and other wallpaper selections.

Shells

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Bottlenose Dolphin

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Harp Seal

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Wallpaper Wednesdays: Smartphone Wallpapers

Posted On July 25, 2012 by

Time for a new background? We’ve got some great new wallpapers for your smartphone this week! Click on one of the images below and save it to your phone or click here for further downloading instructions and other wallpaper selections.

Moon Jellyfish

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Harbor Seal

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Small Tide Pools

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How to help an injured animal

Posted On July 9, 2012 by

Note: After receiving questions from readers, I have written a follow-up post here.

While on vacation, I came across a crab entangled in a fishing net at a local, beachside restaurant.  My time working with crustaceans in science laboratories and in the field gave me the necessary familiarity with their movements and behaviors to handle the animal without hurting it or myself. Armed with this knowledge, I quickly and carefully untangled the piece of fishing net that had wound up tightly on the crab and placed him gently back on the local beach.

Without the proper qualifications, attempting to help a hurt animal in the wild could result in further injury. So what should you do if you encounter an entangled animal at the beach? Continue reading »

Wallpaper Wednesday – Mother’s Day

Posted On May 9, 2012 by

Mother’s Day is this Sunday. Why not get into the spirit early with one of our Mother’s Day-themed smartphone backgrounds? Grab one below or check out the whole collection.

Kissing Seals

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Fish Underwater

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Seeing Double

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What other critters would you like to see crawling across your phone? Leave us a comment and we’ll do our best to bring them to you next Wallpaper Wednesday.

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Facebook Cover Photos

Posted On May 2, 2012 by

Show your friends how much you love our ocean with a free Ocean Conservancy cover photo for your Facebook Timeline. Click your favorite image to grab one of our three new ones below, and check out the whole collection here. Leave us a comment and let us know what animals or places you’d like to see next week!

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