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Monterey Bay

Whale watching with Sanctuary Cruises on the Bay August 14, 2010, Saturday

Albatross

Black-footed albatross (Phoebastria nigripes)

Running start

albatross

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Runs on water

albatross

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Whales
(Cetaceae)

Thar she blows

whales

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Thar she goes

whales

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Tandem

whales

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Lunge feeding

whales
This shows the open mouth of the whale with the baleen visible in the shadows.

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Barnacled

whales

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If birds had wings...

whales

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Water colors

whales

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Harbor seal

whales
Harbor Seal (Phoca vitulina richardsi)
Moss Landing
August 14, 2010

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Moor's law

whales

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When cormorants learn to read

whales
Moss Landing
Canon Rebel T1i,
August 14, 2010

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Jellies

Phylum: Cnidaria

When the bay turned to jelly

jelly

Monterey, whale watching trip

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Jelly breaching

jelly

Monterey, whale watching trip

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Sea lion ballet

sea lion

Monterey, whale watching trip

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Gull in flight

gull

Monterey, whale watching trip

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Creatures

+ Seals

+ Sea lions

+ Sea otters

+ Whales

+ Animals

+ Albatross

+ Jellies

Places

+ Monterey

+ Monterey Bay

+ Año Nuevo

+ Elkhorn Slough

+ Pigeon Point

+ Point Lobos

+ Galápagos 2010

Geography

+ Mountains

+ Islands

+ Sun and Moon

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Other relevant links

San Mateo Coast Natural History Association (SMCNHA)

Año Nuevo State Park

Friends of the elephant seal

Tagging of Pacific Predators (TOPP)

Hopkins Marine Station

Pigeon Point Lighthouse

Pigeon Point Lighthouse Hostel

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Visit

December 28, 2009

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modified: March 19, 2014
created: August 18, 2010
Contact: siegelr@stanford.edu