Photos / Sounds

What

Risso's Dolphin Grampus griseus

Observer

emeyke

Date

June 25, 2015 12:05 PM ICT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sea Otter Enhydra lutris

Observer

rjadams55

Date

January 15, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This individual was eating a clam brought up from below Wharf II in Monterey.

Photos / Sounds

What

Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

Observer

rjadams55

Date

November 11, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This adult female Humpback Whale is named Shred due to her heavily mangled tail. She was first sighted in 1991 and has been seen as far south as Panama. She was part of a feeding mob along with several other whales and this large pack of California Sea Lions.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Sea Lion Zalophus californianus

Observer

rjadams55

Date

November 11, 2013

Description

This adult female Humpback Whale is named Shred due to her heavily mangled tail. She was first sighted in 1991 and has been seen as far south as Panama. She was part of a feeding mob along with several other whales and this large pack of California Sea Lions.

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Observer

rjadams55

Date

September 9, 2012

Description

While on a pelagic birding trip out of Monterey, afairly large pod (around a hundred) of these dolphins accompanied the boat for a brief period.

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What

Ocean Sunfish Mola mola

Observer

rjadams55

Date

September 9, 2012

Description

Seen on a pelagic trip while cruising along the edge of the Monterey Sea Canyon.

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What

Menzies' wallflower Erysimum menziesii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus

Observer

matty

Date

May 31, 2015 06:49 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

Observer

matty

Date

May 31, 2015 07:58 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

Observer

nlaroche

Date

May 22, 2015 12:34 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Minke Whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata

Observer

jay

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

No photo obtained.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Sea Otter Enhydra lutris ssp. nereis

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

August 29, 2014 11:37 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Bush Lupine Lupinus arboreus

Observer

tyro

Date

March 25, 2015 10:00 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-vented Shearwater Puffinus opisthomelas

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 31, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

White belly, smaller when compared to Pink-footed.

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What

Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 12:03 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 11:32 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Cassin's Auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 10:58 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-vented Shearwater Puffinus opisthomelas

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 09:25 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Harbor Porpoise Phocoena phocoena

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 11:59 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Harbor Porpoise Phocoena phocoena

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 11:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 10:26 AM PDT

Description

Pods still in the area.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica

Observer

dpom

Date

March 12, 2015 10:02 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:46 AM PDT

Description

ID as per whale watch boat naturalist; multiple pods, total estimate for the day about 1,000.

Photos / Sounds

What

Gray Whale Eschrichtius robustus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 10:10 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 10:23 AM PDT

Description

At least a mile offshore!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:58 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:31 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

Description

Likely swallowed a fish hook or somesuch - erratic, distressed flapping. Whale watching staff tried to net it but were unsuccessful.