Subject: Data/NSB/May 25 97/Center for Oceanic Research and Education/Yankee Spirit/

Yankee Fleet: Carol Hill/Lisa Foerster (yankee@tiac.net)
Wed, 28 May 1997 09:29:26 -0700

Vessel:  Yankee Spirit
Location:  Gloucester, MA
Date:  May 25 1997
Sea State:  3" - 1.5 feet
Swell Height:  1 foot
Wind:  6-10 knots
Direction:  SW
Cloud Cover:  Total
Visibility:  6 kilometers
Recorder:  Lisa Foerster

Species	#	Time		Loran		Behavior	Id, Names

Mn	2	0941-1006	13810/44245   	travelling	97-11L, 1-4, Sickle & 	
									calf

Mn	1	1014-1032	13800/44245	travelling, 
						approached boat	97-11L, 5&6  unknown

Mn	1	1014		13800/44245	not observed	X

Ba	1	1040		13795/44245	in area		X

Ba	1	1053		13787/44216	in area		X

Ba	1	1055		13786/44213	in area		X

Ba	1	1055		13786/44213	in area		X

Pv	1	1057		13785/44212	in area		X

Trip totals:  4 Humpbacks, 4 Minkes, 1 Harbor Seal!

Birds observed:  Greater black-backed gulls, Herring gulls, Laughing gulls, Bonaparte's 
gulls, One sooty shearwater, Wilson's storm petrels, Common terns, Northern gannets, 
Phalaropes, Several migrating warblers!