Group of Seven Feeding

Beautiful trips today with 12 humpback whales, 1 minke whale, bald eagles, puffins, gannets, guillemots, and murres. Had seven whales lunge feeding together tonight so we dropped in the hydrophone and there were so many sounds as they communicated with each other! It was amazing!

Lunge Feeding Humpback

BIG BREACH!

BIG BREACH!

Another Beautiful Breach!

Another Beautiful Breach!

Also an update on he all white humpback tail. We had confirmation from two experts that it is likely necrosis of the tissue. The tail bears scars from an entanglement which must have been cutting off circulation to the tail. Though they say that the whale was freed before it was totally destroyed.

White Tailed Humpback

12 humpbacks and 12 harbour porpoises today with lots of activity. We photographed a humpback today with a white tail on the top and bottom. We have never seen a whale like this before and are hoping that someone in the network of fluke matchers in the North Atlantic will be able to match this animal.

Dorsal Side of White Tail

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