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A Whale of a Time

As we headed out of Provincetown on theĀ  northern tip of Cape Cod, we got a sense of anticipation, the area was renowned for good sightings of whales thanks to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. 359 more words


Wonder Whale

This is Wonder Whale. It’s number four in a little series I’ve been producing. They will all be available as prints and greetings cards in my Etsy shop very soon!


Making a Big Splash

This fantastic image of a humpback whale majestically rising out of the ocean is from Snapshots at Sea. Thanks so much to @yshish for suggesting it as a Daily Zooniverse post by tagging it with #dailyzoo on Talk.

Citizen Science

Bay Area Humpback Whales Still In Danger, Despite Government Classifications

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Humpback whales have made such a comeback that most of them are being taken off the Endangered Species list, but not the ones we see off the California coast. 180 more words


Most Humpback Whales Taken Off Endangered Species List

HONOLULU (AP) — Federal authorities are taking most humpback whales off the endangered species list.

The National Marine Fisheries Service said Monday that nine of the 14 distinct populations of humpbacks have recovered enough in the last 40 years to warrant being removed from the endangered list. 72 more words


Humpback whales

The months of July and August are a busy time for whale and dolphin tours because it’s the season that the humpbacks migrate to the waters by the Osa Peninsula to teach their baby’s how to surface in less dangerous waters. 147 more words

Whale Watching in Nelson Bay

Today is the first day of Spring in Newcastle, but I thought I’d throwback to one of my favorite things to do in winter. Whale Watching!! 273 more words