Subject: Data: Center for Oceanic Research and Education Morning trip

Yankee Fleet (yankee@tiac.net)
Thu, 25 Jul 1996 14:20:31 -0400

Data: Center for Oceanic Research and Education
Today's Date: 25 July 1996
Area:  NSB 
Trip Date:  20 July 1996, 0830-1200
Research Group:  Center for Oceanic Research and Education (CORE)
Vessel:  Yankee Spirit

Weather: Bright, Clear, windy
Wind speed: 18-22 knots, Wind direction: W
Visibility: 10 kilometers, Cloud cover: 4/10ths, increasing to 7/10 by 1000hrs
Sea Height: 4-6 feet, Swell Height: 1-2 feet 

Sightings:

1       Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding
water depth 219'  "Walrus"    id photos (96-15J, 1 & 2)

1       Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding,
lob-tail feeding, water depth 219'  "Glo?"    id photos (96-15J, 3-6)

1       Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding,
water depth 219'  "Spike"    id photos (96-15J, 7 & 8)

2       Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding
(Milky Way only) water depth 219'  "Milky Way and calf"    id photos
(96-15J, 9-11)

2       Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding
water depth 219'  Type 1 unknown   id photos (96-15J, 16)& 
                                Veil id photos (96-15J, 13-15)

1+1     Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding
water depth 219'  Unknown, no  id photos 

1       Mn      0920-1028              13810/44303   bubble cloud feeding,
water depth 219'  "Scratch"    id photos (96-15J, 12)

1       Mn      1038-1050              13807/44303   bubble cloud feeding,
water depth 198'  "Fan"    id photos (96-15J, 17 & 18)

1       Mn      1038           90 degrees, horizon (5 miles)   13807/44303
breach, no id photos


Trip Totals: 12 Mn.