Tag Results for humpbacks

Whale Watch - October 13, 2016
Whale Watch Log: October 13

On today’s whale watch, we headed near the southwest corner of Stellwagen to find an estimated 17-18 humpbacks kick-feeding and bubble net feeding! ...

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Whale Watch - October 4, 2016
Whale Watch Log: October 4, 2016

After almost a week of being stuck onshore due to rough sea conditions, we were granted with a beautiful, fall day yesterday. The whales did not disappoint! ...

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Whale Watch - September 11, 2016
Whale Watch Log: September 11, 2016

Undiscouraged by the dark clouds brewing overhead, we were thrilled to find up to two dozen humpback whales in manageable sea conditions right on the southwest corner. ...

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Whale Watch - September 3, 2016
Whale Watch Log: September 3, 2016

The Sanctuary kicked off Labor Day weekend with great sightings of ten or so humpbacks, including Hancock, Pumba, Jabiru, Cajun, Perseid, and Bolide. We had great looks at these animals and were...

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Whale Watch - August 17, 2016
Whale Watch Log: August 17, 2016

This afternoon the Aurora with Captain Chip and his fantastic crew headed out to the northwest corner of Stellwagen Bank. In a white cap strewn sea we spotted a trio of humpback whales who we easily...

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Whale Watch - July 27, 2016
Whale Watch Log: July 27, 2016

The lucidity of the glassy sea betrayed the motives of our creatures, for we could spy the sudden oscillations of Jabiru’s tail as she changed direction at depths exceeding 20’! And that's not...

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Whale Watch - July 16, 2016
Whale Watch Log: July 16

As we made our way into the southeast corner of Stellwagen Bank we sighted one whale doing quite a bit of flipper slapping as well as another pair nearby. At one point we had four whales, two on...

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Whale Watch - July 6, 2016
Whale Watch Log: July 6

Upon the glassy seaway of the Southeast Corner we spotted a miniature humpback whale heaving its ivory flippers in gawkish fashion. It was a sign of all the action to come. ...

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Whale Watch - June 23, 2016
Whale Watch Log: June 23

Naturalists and passengers spotted 17 humpback whales at the northeast corner of Stellwagen Bank. ...

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