Monthly Archives: May 2017

05-25-2017: Moss Landing Whale Park Officially Open, Killer Whales Today, Huge Influx of Humpbacks, Occasional Blue Whale

Notice the orange coloring on the eye patch of this very young orca. They’ll usually have this coloring until they are about a year old. Then it becomes more white. Photo: Michael Sack, sanctuarycruises.com 05-25-2017. We had a couple of … Continue reading

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05-10-2017: Ten to Twenty Humpbacks Just Outside Moss Landing Harbor Mouth, More Blue Whales Show Up

Check out some video from today Humpbacks do a vertical lunge as they chase anchovies up out of the water. This was one of the photographs taken by one of the participants in our photography workshop on Tuesday. Thanks for … Continue reading

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05-08-2017: Incredible Monterey Bay Feeding Event Continues

Here’s some video from today’s trip: https://youtu.be/QZuwwxN-KMg The action continues to get better and better. And it’s all happening just outside the Moss Landing Harbor. Today we had humpback whales right out the gate. We’re actually seeing the humpbacks before … Continue reading

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