Patience In The Wind – Lunging Humpbacks-baitballs And More

WEEK 4 was a grand group from Florida, Maryland, Nevada, California and Germany. Patience was the very first virtue this group needed as the winds were not kind to us at the beginning of the week. We snuck in two very bouncy days in the wavy sea which were followed by two super windy days…
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A Blue Whale In Reverse And Jumping Dolphins

Week 2 with a full group from England is in the books. There is much to report, with the backdrop to all the wonders being that the water here is greener than usual, and the plankton content is far less visible to the naked eye than in our normal season. All this means some whales…
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Baja 2018 Blog Week 1

Hook & the Orcas We are indeed back and our 23rd season down on this marvelous sea is now in process. The seasons first week had many components and lots of excitement. Our group from New York (via England), Illinois, Virginia and Brazil had a fine and exciting week as we kicked off a new…
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Baja 2017 Blog Week 7

TWO OLD BLUE WHALE GUYS, 1000 STAMPEDING DOLPHINS, AND A POLE Week 7 is now in the books and our guests all of whom hail from New Mexico had a blast. We began the week heading north looking for the myriad of feeding blue whales that had graced us in Week 6. But they were…
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Baja 2017 Blog Week 6

THE GENTLE GIANTS FEED AND HAVE THEIR BLOWS COLLECTED Our week 6 guests hailed from Massachusetts, Alaska and Australia. All were part of the Ocean Alliance team that was here to collect whale spouts or “snot” from drones for processing in a lab to learn about what we can learn from the snot of a…
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Baja 2017 Blog Week 5

ORCAS – MOTHERS MILK – LOTS OF WHALES Our week 5 guests were all from North Carolina. Other than the awesome view we all got of a Fin whale mother and calf pair right next to us on a flat calm day in which the mother expelled vast amounts of milk upon initiating each of…
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Baja 2017 Blog Week 4

RETURN OF NUBBIN – PINELLA – A HUGE BLUE WHALE DAY Our week 4 guests from New Mexico, England and Florida had to brave some windy weather, but were rewarded with some fabulous sightings on what turned out to be a fantastic week. The biggest news was the return of Nubbin, a very old male…
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