By: Matt Sanderson

[The Malibu Times]

Research compiled by a pair of local marine biologists has found that dolphins and whales are feeding more than ever in the Santa Monica Bay, possibly due to changes in ocean conditions and more prey.

The observations were made by Maddalena Bearzi and Charlie Sayan, a wife and husband team that has monitored ocean life nearly every week across Santa Monica Bay for more than 15 years.

In December 2013, the pair spotted approximately 370 whales in the bay, doubling December 2012 observations.

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