Subject: Data/LI, NY - BI, RI/July 15 97/Brian C./Sunbeam Express/

Brian Chmielecki (bkcphoto@mail2.nai.net)
Wed, 6 Aug 1997 16:53:04 -0400

Vessel: Sunbeam Express
Location of Port: Waterford, CT
Date: July 15, 1997
School: n.a.
Grade: n.a.
Sea State: 1
Wave Ht.: 1/2 ft
Wind: S/2-5 kts
Air Temp.: 80' F
Water Temp.: 73' F
Cloud Cover 10-25%
Visibility: 1/2 nm
High Tide (time): 16:45
Recorders: Janice Abrahamson, Brian Chmielecki

Time,LatN,LongW,Depth,Species,Number,Grouping,Behavior,Names,Water Temp.
11:50, 41 12.9'N, 71 27.9'W, 104 ft, s, n, g, b, n, 63.1' F
12:10, 41 09.6'N, 71 24.3'W, 136 ft, s, n, g, b, n, 64.2' F
12:31, 41 06.0'N, 71 24.1'W, 124 ft, Bp, 1, 1, Diving (1/4 nm S. of here),
n, 72.8' F
12:36, 41 05.3'N, 71 23.8'W, 117 ft, Bp, 1, 1, Traveling SSe., n, 74.0' F
12:41, 41 05.2'N, 71 24.1'W, 126 ft, Bp/Ba, 1/1, Bp is Traveling/Ba ?, n,
73.8' F
12:45, 41 05.1'N, 71 24.6'W, 112 ft, Bp, 3, 1+1+1, 1 Travelling Sw. - 2
Feeding, n, 73.3' F
12:57, 41 05.2'N, 71 25.2'W, 116 ft, Bp/Ba, 4/1, 1 Bp Traveling - 2 Bp
Feeding - 1 Bp ?/ Ba ?, n, 73.5' F
13:14, 41 06.0'N, 71 24.5'W, 118 ft, Bp, 4, 3+1, Feeding/Diving, n, 73.4' F
13:22, 41 05.9'N, 71 24.4'W, 119 ft, Ba, 1, 1, Diving/Feeding, n, 73.5' F
13:24, 41 05.8'N, 71 24.4'W, 118 ft, Bp, 3, 3, Feeding/Diving, n, 73.5' F
13:42, 41 06.0'N, 71 24.5'W, 116 ft, Bp, 3, 3, Leaving 3 Bp Feeding here,
n, 73.5' F
13:47, 41 05.7'N, 71 24.5'W, 118 ft, Bp, 1, 1, Surfaced for 1 breath and
dove (young Bp - 35 ft), n, 73.4' F
13:51, 41 05.6'N, 71 25.1'W, 114 ft, Bp, 3, 2+1, Feeding/Diving, N, 73.4' F
13:54, 41 05.6'N, 71 25.4'W, 109 ft, Bp, 3, 2+1, Leaving 3 Bp Feeding here,
n, 73.4' F
14:19, 41 06.7'N, 71 32.0'W, 106 ft, s, n, g, b, n, 70.4' F

Day Totals:  Hrs: 7.5, Miles: 76, Bp: 9 - 12, Ba: 4,