The copyright of all the photographs and articles shown in this website, in and out of the image bank, belong to Juan José Pérez Torres and are protected by the relevant international laws. The use of any photograph or text is strictly prohibited, in any way or with any object, total or partially, without the written permission of Juan José Pérez Torres, copyright owner. If you wish to use any of the images and/or the articles, without exclusive nature and for one use, contact Juan José Pérez Torres in order to agree the conditions of the assignment right for reproduction.

Marine mammals, cetaceans, whale watching, whale watching tower, ecotourism, people, Pico Island, Azores Islands, Portugal, Atlantic Ocean.

Remarks: During the period when whaling was practiced, the boats were guided to their catches from the whale watching towers. Nowadays the towers play an important role in the whale watching business.