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Humpback Whale Mom and Calf Synchronized Breach

This humpback whale mom (right) and calf (left) performed a synchronized breach in the Monterey Bay last summer.  Why the mom and calf pair sometimes breach together, or how they communicate to arrange to do so, is a mystery.  I … Continue reading

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Humpback Whale Breach

This Humpback whale calf breached several times in the Monterey Bay yesterday.  If you look closely, you can see the whale’s eye.  The humpback activity has been excellent this July as anchovy bait balls are near the shore in shallow … Continue reading

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Humpback Whale Breach in Monterey Bay

There have been Humpback whales feeding on large amounts of anchovies in the Monterey Bay this summer, making for interesting and fun whale watching. Humpback whales migrate up to 16,000 miles each year. In the winter they migrate to sub-tropical … Continue reading

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