Whales, whales and more whales! Report for Wed Aug 11

Ocean Enthusiasts and Friends, Another record-breaking day of whale sightings on the western grounds near San Miguel Island again today. Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 38 Humpback Whales (surface feeding, breaching, slapping pectorals, rolling around, you name it!) 20 Blue Whales (surface feeding, racing)50 Common Dolphins150 Risso's Dolphins (scattered widely over the grounds) 200 California Sea Lions 1 Ocean …

Whale and Dolphin – Current Events – Tues. Aug 10

Ocean Enthusiasts and Friends, A record-breaking day of whale sightings on the western grounds near San Miguel Island again today. Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 37 Humpback Whales (surface feeding, breaching, slapping pectorals, rolling around, you name it!) 18 Blue Whales (surface feeding, racing)75 Common Dolphins5 Pacific White-sided Dolphins100 Risso's Dolphins (scattered widely over the grounds) 200 California Sea Lions …

Whale Sightings for Monday, Aug 9

Whale Lovers and Friends, Clear, sunny and another one of those wild and crazy days out on the western grounds near San Miguel Island again today. Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today:  4 Humpback Whales (some were poking their heads up, called “spyhopping”!!)8 Blue Whales 100 Common Dolphins 100 Risso's Dolphins500  California Sea Lions This is the prime time for …

Whale Report for Saturday, August 7, 2010

Friends of ocean life, Another one of those wild and crazy days out on the western grounds again today. Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 4 Humpback Whales (surface feeding on krill right next to the boat !) 3 Blue Whales (performing their high speed “racing” behavior)15 Common Dolphins500 California Sea Lions This is the prime time for our summer whales AND a great time …

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 …