Dolphin Report – Sun Aug 22

Ocean Enthusiasts and Friends, Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 12 Dall's Porpoise (a speedy little northern species) 1,000 Common Dolphins (a megapod)   Another sunny day with lots of dolphin sightings.  Our attempts to reach the whale grounds were thwarted by rough seas offshore.  Despite the seemingly calm ocean near Santa Barbara, the whale grounds were rough going.  …

Whale of a Day – Thurs Aug 12

Ocean Enthusiasts and Friends, Another equally eyeball poppin' day of whale sightings on the western grounds near San Miguel Island again today. Here is what the Condor Express closely watched today: 8 Humpback Whales (2 different pairs were extremely friendly) 10 Blue Whales 1,000 Common Dolphins 200 California Sea Lions Pelagic birds included 2 Black-footed Albatross ! We don't expect every day to …

Sushi Party Cruise !! (no whales)

Please join us and tell anyone you know about the fabulous, up-coming Sushi Party Cruise on board the Condor Express.  It's August 20, and all the flyer is attached.  Please consider printing copies of the flyer for your clients and guests.   Many thanks,   Bob Perry Condor Express Mr.Zalophus@gmail.com We love when you share…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestPrintemail

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 …