We were invaded! Scottish pirates from the RV Braveheart parading themselves as GNS workers and boat crew came ashore last weekend. It is crazy to think that this was our first proper contact with people other than our team of 5 in four months!!! 1,021 more words
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A close encounter with a humpback whale makes for a wonderful life-long memory.
It’s just too bad that the whale-watching industry describes them as “muggings,” especially where the whales approach so closely to the vessel that the engine must be shut down and everyone has to wait until the whale leaves. 79 more words
It was an experience with a humpback whale that some whale watchers will never forget.
On Monday afternoon Capt. Jim Maya, along with naturalist Jeanne Hyde, took some whale watchers out in the Haro Strait, off the coast of Victoria and San Juan Island in Washington State. 420 more words