Data/8.2.01/Hyannis Whale Watch

From: Mike Williamson (mwilliamson@wheelock.edu)
Date: Thu Sep 13 2001 - 11:34:25 EDT

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    Date: 8/2/00
    Sea State: Flat
    Wave Ht.: 1'-2'
    Wind Vel/ Dir: SE 6-12 mph.
    Air Temp.: 60's
    Water Temp.: 60's low
    Cloud Cover: 95%
    Visibility: poor; patches of fog until 4:45 p.m.
    High Tide (time): 2:00 p.m.
    Recorder(s): M. L. Johnson
                                                            
    Time: Latitude: Longitude: Depth: Species: Number: Grouping: Behavior:
    3:50 p.m. 4213.512N 07017.080W 130' MN 3 3 Feeding- coop 1 spy hopping
    4:14 p.m. 4214.376N 07016.910W 130' MN 2 1+1 Calf lagging a lot
    4:31 p.m. 4214.314N 07015.284W 130' MN 2 1+1 Calf and cows' dorsal fins very similar; calf-lagging and rolled around a lot
    4:50 p.m. 4213.030 N 0716.298W 130' MN 2 Uncertain Feeding/diving
    4:51 p.m. 4210.323N 0719.553W 130' MN 1 at start Joined by another MN Bubble notting/ lunge feeding
    5:00 p.m. 4210.323N 0719.553W 130' BN 1 Feeding
    5:00 p.m. 4210.052N 0719.553W 130' MN 1 Kick feeding/Flipper flapping
    5:09 p.m. 4210.052N 0719.553W 130' UB 1 1 Swimming in distance
    5:11 p.m. 4210.052N 0719.553W 130' MN 1 1 Diving
    5:19 p.m. 4208.654N 07020.207W 130' MN 1 1 Diving in distance

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                          J. Michael Williamson
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                       Associate Professor-Science
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