Here are the latest sightings whale watching on Monterey Bay.
Friday, March 6— We saw at least 8 humpback whales and 100 common dolphins.
Common Dolphins, Monterey Bay, March 2015. Photo: Michael Nelson
Saturday, March 7— Great looks near and far of 8-10 humpback whales and amazing surface behavior: breaching, tail flips, pec-slapping! Plus 20-30 common dolphins bow riding alongside the boat.
Whale Watching Monterey 3/7/15. Photo: Michel Nelson
Sunday, March 8— Group of 5-8 humpback whales were feeding and surfacing very close to the boat! We stayed and watched the action for over an hour.
Wednesday, March 11— A little rain won’t stop us! The sun came out as we ventured out onto flat calm seas. Passengers were treated to more surface feeding and activity near the boat by 4-5 humpback whales. Great looks at 2 gray whales on northbound migration. Check out some video from March 11 on our Facebook page CLICK HERE
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Velocity, Star of Stagnaro Charter Boats/ Santa Cruz Whale Watching, Monterey Bay.
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