Lucia

Lucia has an injury behind her dorsal fin, probably from a fishing line. She's been coming into the Strait of Gibraltar for a while, but she's really been noticed since 2016, when she got this injury.

In the beginning she often took care of Baby Wilson and since winter/spring 2017 she has become a mother herself. She protects her little one, which we call Baby Estrella, constantly and swims mostly between the boat and the little one.

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This is how we have experienced Lucia since the beginning of our adoption program:

2017

Lucia has an injury behind her dorsal fin, probably from a fishing line. She's been coming into the Strait of Gibraltar for a while, but she's really been noticed since 2016, when she got this injury.
In the spring of 2017 she became the mother of little Estrella. She protects her baby all the time and usually swims between the boat and the baby.

2018

During the whole summer we didn't see Lucia with Estrella and were a bit worried. So our joy was all the greater when we discovered Lucia on October 17th accompanied by Estrella. The two seem to be well and Estrella hardly left her mother's side.