Subject: Data/NSB/July 11 1997/Center for Oceanic Research and Education/Yankee Fleet

Yankee Fleet: Carol Hill/Lisa Foerster (yankee@tiac.net)
Sat, 12 Jul 1997 12:45:16 -0700

Vessel:  Yankee Spirit
Location:  Gloucester, MA
Date:  July 11, 1997
Organization:  Center for Oceanic Research and Education
Weather:  Bright, Clear
Cloud Cover:  1-2
Wind Speed:  5-7 knots
Direction:  SE
Visibility:  10 kilometers
Sea Height:  catpaw
Swell:  1-2 feet
Recorder:  M. Villano, J. Jorgenson

Species	#	Time		Loran		Behavior		Photos/Names

Mn	2	1410-1432	13797/44310	Travel, Breach		Tongs?, Ember
			`						97-1V, 1-9

Mn	2	1438-1446	13789/44308	Slow travel		97-1V, 10-13

Ba	1	1459		13800/44289	in area

Bp	1	1505		13796/44286	in area

Mn	2	1506-1529	SAME		strange behavior from	Rune and Calf
						calf, opening & closing	97-1V, 14-21
						mouth. Practice feeding?

MN	2	1506-		same		in area

Bp`	2	1529-1533	13797/44282	travel

Mn	3	1533-1550	13799/44280	travel		97-1V, 22-end
								97-2V, 1-8, 11, 12

Bp	1+2	1551-1556	13805/44780	in area		97-2V, 9, 10 

Ba	1	1558-1615	13808/44275	in area

Mn	2	1558-1615	same		travel		Cow/calf pair
								97-2V, 15-18
Bp	1	same		same		in area

Mn	3	1621-		13809/44275	in area 

Trip totals:  16 humpbacks, 7 fin whales, 2 minke whales