'Superpod' of dolphins spotted off California coast

Spotted: A ‘superpod’ of dolphins

Location: Laguna Beach

Whale watchers spotted around 1,000 dolphins

chasing fish off the California coast

Courtesy: Newport Coastal Adventure @NEWPORTCOASTALADVENTURE

Dolphins live in pods to avoid predators

usually in groups of two to thirty

Source: Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC)

but occasionally they join together

in groups that can reach the thousands

to create these ‘superpods’