Monterey Bay Whale Watch
List of Marine Mammal Sightings in the Monterey Bay Region

April 1 - April 30, 1999
compiled by Richard Ternullo

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Note -- In addition to sightings on Monterey Bay Whale Watch trips, this list includes all reported marine mammal sightings for this region. California Sea Lions, Harbor Seals, and Southern Sea Otters, which are seen on all whale watching trips, are not included in the list.

Date #     Type of Animal(s)

4/30 2     Gray Whales
   15     Humpback Whales
   150     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   25     Dall's Porpoise

4/28 1     Northern Fur Seal

4/27 3     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   2     Humpback Whales
   2     Killer Whales
   1000     Long-beaked Common Dolphins

4/26 13     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   2     Humpback Whales
   15     Dall's Porpoise

4/25 4     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   8     Humpback Whales
   1     Minke Whale
   800     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   275     Long-beaked Common Dolphins
   25     Dall's Porpoise

4/24 5     Gray Whales (2 trips)
   3     Humpback Whales
   5     Killer Whales
   1     Sperm Whale
   25     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   50     Common Dolphins

4/23 6     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   100     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   6     Dall's Porpoise

4/18 6     Gray Whales (2 trips)
   3     Humpback Whales
   4     Killer Whales
   12     Risso's Dolphins
   10     Northern Right Whale Dolphins
   19     Dall's Porpoise

4/17 7     Gray Whales (2 trips)
   4     Humpback Whales
   400     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   300     Risso's Dolphins
   50     Northern Right Whale Dolphins
   11     Dall's Porpoise

4/16 13     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   9     Killer Whales
   600     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   30     Risso's Dolphins
   50     Northern Right Whale Dolphins
   5     Dall's Porpoise

4/15 12     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   2     Humpback Whales
   250     Risso's Dolphins
   2     Bottlenose Dolphins
   3     Dall's Porpoise

4/14 5     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   3     Humpback Whales
   1400     Pacific White-sided Dolphins

4/13 8     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   3     Humpback Whales
   17     Killer Whales
   2     Bottlenose Dolphins

4/12 11     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   2     Killer Whales
   325     Pacific White-sided Dolphins
   20     Risso's Dolphins

4/10 17     Gray Whales (2 trips)
   2     Humpback Whales
   1     Sperm Whale
   250     Pacific White-sided Dolphins

4/9 14     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   3     Humpback Whales
   600     Pacific White-sided Dolphins

4/7 12     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   650     Long-beaked Common Dolphins

4/2 17     Gray Whales (2 trips)
   18     Killer Whales
   800     Long-beaked Common Dolphins
   10     Pacific White-sided Dolphins

4/1 13     Gray Whales (1 trip)
   5     Killer Whales
   1500     Long-beaked Common Dolphins

Click for map of these sightings.

Sightings reported by British Broadcasting Company, D. Davi, C. Dennie, EcoScan, G. Fisher, D. Lemon, N. Lemon, Monterey Bay Whale Watch, National Geographic Television, H. Neece, L. Oliver, Shearwater Journeys, J. Wetly, C. Wittaker, T. Zoliniack

Copyright © 1999 R. Ternullo. No reproduction of the map or use of the sightings information is permitted without prior approval.

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