Archive for July, 2018

Wed, July 4, 2018

Friday, July 6th, 2018

From Naturalist Beth:
Happy July 4th! Today was a great day out on the water. The weather was perfect and the whales were nearby on Stellwagen Bank. There were lots of hungry whales there! We spent time closely watching Pinball with 3 minke whales and 1 large fin whale in the area. Shuffleboard and Pleats were [...]

Monday, July 2, 2018

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

From Naturalist Laura:
Stellwagen Bank really feels like it is beginning to come alive.  Even just the little things, like the arrival of Wilson’s Storm Petrels, adds to the anticipation of hopefully great trips ahead.  Today we had a group of four fin whales, plus Shuffleboard, Nine, Doublet, Pleats, Hancock, Cardhu, Dross and calf.  Dross’ calf [...]

Friday, June 29, 2018

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

From Naturalist Beth:
Today we started making our way to the southern end of Jeffreys Ledge, there we found Gondolier traveling through the area. He was taking long dives and only staying up for a few breaths. Luckily, our captain received a report of whales on the northwest corner of Stellwagen Bank. The best part about [...]