Quinta de Santa Luzia is a traditional working Quinta. It is one of the few remaining on the Island that still possesses the characteristics of a farm or estate as they once existed in Madeira.
A Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus) to ingest prey after capture, uses its jaws and strong neck muscles to shake violently and tear flesh apart. This enables them to swallow peace by peace, until only little crumbs are left drifting in the water column. This behavior can also be observed in many other marine species all over the world, like for example sharks and cetaceans….
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