Subject: Data: Center for Oceanic Research and Education Afternoon

Yankee Fleet (yankee@tiac.net)
Fri, 30 Aug 1996 12:08:21 -0400

Data: Center for Oceanic Research and Education
Today's Date: 30 August 1996
Area:  NSB 
Trip Date:  24 August 1996, 1330-1730
Research Group:  Center for Oceanic Research and Education (CORE)
Vessel:  Yankee Spirit

Weather: Bright, Decreasing clouds
Wind speed: 8-12 knots, Wind direction: NE
Visibility: 9 kilometers, Cloud cover: 6/10ths
Sea Height: 3" to 1.5 feet, Swell Height: less than 1 foot

Sightings:


1+1+1         Mn     1454-1554        13815/44258   travelling, breaching,
logging  Rune ID photos (96-1AJ, 8 & 9), Sockeye ID photo (96-1AJ, 10) 


2 Mn      1527  180 degrees, 2 kilometers         13811/44262   flick
feeding, (lob-tail+bubble cloud)

5/6          Ba     1554              13809/44253     traveling,
unassociated, in area 

1           Mn      1604-1624     13790/44253   travelling, lob-tailing
 Fracture ID photo (96-1AJ, 11)  

Trip Totals: 6 Mn; 5-6 Ba.