Archive for July, 2010

Breaching Right Whale

Monday, July 26th, 2010

Many questions have come about since the pictures and video have come into the media about the Southern Right Whale breaching on a sail boat off the tip of Africa. Is the picture real? Was the couple harassing the whale? How did the whale not sink the boat? How did someone get a picture and [...]

July Whale Watching

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

With whale watching season in full bloom, sightings are still steady for many different marine species.  Mostly we have been seeing humpbacks, fin whales, and pods of white sided dolphins.  Also we have been seeing various seabirds including wilson’s storm petrels, Egrets, Norther Gannets, Greater Shearwaters, Manx Shearwaters, and Sooty Shearwaters.
Some of the identified humpbacks we have seen [...]