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Arctic Walrus Tours Europe

Wally the Walrus has been on quite a journey. Native to the Arctic, Wally has been spotted swimming very far from home, including in the Isles of Scilly off the coast of southwest England. No one is sure why Wally has ventured so far, but his behavior has started to disrupt the local boating industry. Listen to learn more about the journey of Wally the Walrus and how locals are responding to his presence.


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