Cape Ann Whale Watch Weekly Sightings
The whales were great today!
We had 2 very large humpback whales give us a close approach today,
meaning that the whales were under the boat multiple times.
Some passengers did get to see 3 whales breaching in the distance.
Today they were just 14 miles from us.
the wind was SW at 10 knots.
Air temp was just 48 degrees.
(14 miles off Gloucester MA)
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Type of whale Number of Sightings* Humpback 10-12 in the area (Megaptera Novaeangliae)Finback 1 in the area (Balaenoptera Physalus)Minke (Balaenoptera Acutorostrata) 1Atlantic White-Sided Dolphin 20-25 on 4/28/09 (Lagenorhynchus Acutus)RISSO'S DOLPHIN Grampus griseusPorpoise 0Right Whale 0Sei Whale 0 Pilot Whales 0Blue Whale 0 Bird Sightings-- Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) 0 Greater Shearwater (Puffinus gravis) 0 Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) 0 Wilson's Storm Petrel (Oceanites oceanicus) 0 Northern Gannet (Sula bassanus) 10-20 Common Tern (Sterna paradisaea) 0 Loon (Gavia immer) 2Bonaparte`s Gull (Larus philadelphia) 0Other Sightings Lots of Gulls
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