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Whale Watching on April 7th

Today we found two gray whales, #22 & #383.  They gave us a lot of close looks and some bonus whale breath.  The trip started with a mature bald eagle sitting on a piling next to the ferry.  We also saw several harbor seals and two California sea lions on a marker buoy.

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Whale Watching on April 6th

We traveled our furthest to find whales in the Saratoga Passage.  It was well worth the boat ride to visit three gray whales #49 (nicknamed Patch), #21 and #56. Patch has been documented returning to the Puget Sounds since 1991.  He’s nicknamed patch because on his right side he has a big white patch. Today […]

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