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The death of a rare killer whale in the Pacific Northwest has been linked to a tagging effort, causing an outcry and re-evaluation… Read it on Flipboard Read it on GREAT WHALE CONSERVANCY (GWC) STATEMENT ON THE DEATH OF ORCA L95 CAUSED BY A NOAA IMPLANT TAG, AND THE […]

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Finally Some Breaches, Whale Rainbows, and some New Blues

Our week 6 guests hailed from Colorado, New York, New Mexico and California. As has happened for most of this season the week began with wind. But things calmed down and as the images will show everyone was treated to yet another grand show. We had ample blue whales including […]

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Our week 5 guests hailed from: New Mexico, North Carolina and right here in Baja California The week began with high winds. On day 2 we went to the famed gray whale lagoon of Magdalena Bay, and met the friendliest of mother and calf whales. We all watched in awe […]

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