Sat Aug 7 — Whale & Dolphin Report

Friends of ocean life, Wow! It was one of those rare calm, glassy days out on western the grounds today.  And there were dozens of whales scattered about, spouting here and there. Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today:  12  Humpback Whales10 Blue Whales 1 Minke Whale (very fleeting, as always)500 Common Dolphins (in three groups)500 California Sea Lions1 Blue Shark (6 ft) 1 …

Re: whale correction

oops.  Please add 8 Humpbacks to the list below. my apologies for double emails bob On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 3:27 PM, Condor Express wrote: Dear Whale & Dolphin Lovers, Again today there were many many dozens of smoking whale spouts all around us, out to the horizon.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today:  10 Blue Whales500 Common …

Dear Whale & Dolphin Lovers, Again today there were many many dozens of smoking whale spouts all around us, out to the horizon.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 10 Blue Whales 500 Common Dolphins (actively feeding and leaping on anchovies !)500 California Sea Lions This is the prime time for our summer whales…get on board and see for yourself ! …

Whale and Dolphin Report – Thurs Aug 5

Dear Ocean Lovers, Things were definitely SMOKIN' out on the far west feeding grounds off NW San Miguel Island.  It was a bit breezy and there were many many dozens of smoking whale spouts all around us, out to the horizon.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today:  9 Blue Whales 6 Humpback Whales50 Risso's Dolphins 100 Common Dolphins (actively …

Whales for Wednesday, Aug 4

Dear Ocean Lovers, Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 2 Humpback Whales (unusually good/long surface times today !)10 Risso's Dolphins500 California Sea Lions This is the prime time for our summer whales…get on board and see for yourself !  Our daily trip photos are posted on the internet at   www.CondorExpressPhotos.com Call 1-888-77WHALE or 805-882-0088 to get your name on the list before all …

Whale report – Tues Aug 3

Friends of ocean life, It was a bountiful day full of whales and dolphins out on the grounds today.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 8  Humpback Whale (including close approaches, breaching, and pect slapping) 2 Minke Whales (very fleeting, as always)100 Common Dolphins500 California Sea Lions This is the prime time for our summer whales AND a great time to see …

Whale and Dolphin Sightings Report – Mon Aug 2

Friends of ocean life, It was another wonderful day out in the Channel with relatively calm seas and abundant life to see and enjoy.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 3 Blue Whales (including one mother with young calf) 1 Humpback Whale800 Common Dolphins500 California Sea Lions This is the prime time for our summer whales AND a great time …

Whale & Dolpin Update – Sun Aug 1

Santa Barbara Ocean Lovers, The abundance and diversity of marine life remains excellent in the Channel.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 6 Blue Whales400 Common Dolphins500 California Sea Lions  This is the prime time for our summer whales AND a great time to see the largest animal that ever lived on the planet:  the Blue Whale…get on board …

Whale Report – Friday July 30

Santa Barbara Ocean Lovers, The abundance and diversity of marine life remains excellent in the Channel.  Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 12 Blue Whale (including one Blue Whale mother and her calf) 7 Humpback Whales  (including one Humpback Whale mother and her calf)1 Fin Whale (aka “Finback”) 1 Minke Whale 20 Dall's Porpoise 500 California Sea Lions This is the prime time for our summer whales…get on board …

Whale Update – Thurs July 20

Whale and Dolphin Lovers, Another  “jackpot” day today with sunny skies and a great diversity of species for one single day.  The summer species remain in great abundance on the feeding grounds near Santa Rosa…and here is a summary of those marine mammals watched closely by the Condor Express today:  8 Blue Whale 12 Humpback Whales 17 Risso's Dolphins1 Basking Shark500 California Sea …