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Blue Whales make a very early appearance in 2013-months...

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Blue Whales make a very early appearance in 2013-months...

The Orange County Register reported today that this weekend had the first Blue Whale sightings of the year, February instead of the typical June.

You can catch Whale Watching Boats at Newport Beach (Balboa Pier), Dana Point and Long Beach.

Here is a link to the news article.

ocregister.com/articles/whales-497196-blue-w…

And it is still Gray Whale season, so hopefully you can catch both on the same trip.

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1. Re: Blue Whales make a very early appearance in 2013-months...

Whale watching boats are not just available in the Orange County or Southern LA county area. There are wonderful charters available from San Diego and Ventura County also.

The Island Packers outfit in Ventura and Oxnard has boats available practically every day. Although Blue Whales have not been spotted as they have been off the Orange County waters there are many other mammal species out there.

Just in the month of February, Gray Whales, Humpback Whales, Orca Whales, Minke Whales, and various Sea Lions, Dolphins, and Seals have been identified.

The beautiful Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary will be getting the grand Blue Whales in a month or two.

Dr. Z

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