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The Cuvier's beaked whale is the champion of deep-diving

The Cuvier's beaked whale is the deepest diving mammal, having reached the amazing depth of 2992 metres.

Gifted by many Whale sharks

In 2020, for the joy of our divers and snorkellers, we had many Whale sharks feeding in our waters. That was a true gift, as Whale sharks are not a common sighting at all here in Pico.

Encounters with Blue whales in Pico

Have you ever wanted to see a Blue whale, hear it blow and smell its breathe? Join CW Azores on Pico Island and experience all this!

Baby sitting in Sperm whales

Social responsibility in Sperm whales entails baby sitting and suckling each other's babies, a behaviour known as allosuckling.