Monthly Archives: April 2015

04-20-15: Orca Pod on Gray Whale Kill, Humpbacks and Sea Lions in Feeding Frenzy just oustide of Moss Landing

Incredible sightings today. It looks like the orcas are starting to come around regularly now. Early on into the trip we heard reports of orcas on a gray whale calf kill about 3-4 miles from the Moss Landing Harbor. So … Continue reading

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04-16-15: Orcas on the Hunt, Blue Whales, Humpbacks and More

Check out some of the video we shot. Amazing out there today – as we exited the harbor mouth a lone humpback whale greeted us with a breach. This was a good sign. Ten more minutes and we were with … Continue reading

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04-14-2015: More Humpbacks Showing Up, Common Dolphins, Risso’s and More

The Monterey Bay marine life action is just starting to kick into high gear. We’ve been having 20-25 knot plus northwesterly winds in the afternoons and sunshine all day long. This creates what we call upwelling. Upwelling is when the … Continue reading

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04-08-2015 Active Humpbacks and Common Dolphins that won’t quit

The bay right outside Moss Landing was wild with marine life today! After watching a tight group of five humpbacks feeding within a mile of Moss and spending multiple bouts with hundreds of Long Beaked Common Dolphins milling about the … Continue reading

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