Baja 2016

Baja 2016 – Final Blog

Baja 2016 – Final Blog

ALL DATA IS IN FOR 2016! The unknown of an El Nino year saw us begin the 2016 Baja season in early February. The waters were warm, but the whales were there. It was a fabulous whale season and all concerns about El Nino disappeared as week after week saw […]

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Baja 2016 Blog Week 6

Baja 2016 Blog Week 6

EVERYTHING IS JUMPING OUT OF THE SEA AND THE EL NINO YEAR HAS THE WHALES STAYING LATE, NOT LEAVING EARLY! March 20th and the Blue whales are still here! What happened to the fear we all had that in a warm El Nino year the whales would come and leave […]

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Baja 2016 Blog Week 5

Baja 2016 Blog Week 5

BLUE WHALES DAYS WITH A SPRINKLING OF FIN AND HUMPBACK WHALES! We finally hit a pretty big Blue whale day with a dozen individuals seen one fine day. Winds are mostly fair and we are on the sea almost every day now. Many of the same Blue whales have been […]

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Baja 2016 Blog Week 4

Baja 2016 Blog Week 4

RED WATERS, THIN WHALES, FEWER BIRDS, AMAZING SIGHTINGS, WIND FREE DAYS! These are some of the things that marked a dynamic week on this rich sea. Phytoplankton is blooming here is masses we have never seen before, turning the waters red for miles on end. 20 miles here and 30 […]

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Baja 2016 – Week 3

Baja 2016 – Week 3

EL NINO, PHYTOPLANKTON, AN UNEXPECTED SPECIES APPEARS!! Our week 3 guests hailed from California, Vermont and New Mexico. After a slow wind blown start to the week one all were treated to quite a show. One of the outstanding memories form this past week must be the extreme amount of […]

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Baja 2016 – Week 1

Baja 2016 – Week 1

Baja 2016 got off to a roaring start this week. It also had quite the climatic end courtesy of a very active Humpback whale. Our international group hailed from South Carolina, Florida, the United Kingdom and Brazil. The waters are warmer than usual in this El Nino year and the […]

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