Subject: Data/NEA/May 19_98/Voyager/Miller

mike williamson (williams@www1.wheelock.edu)
Thu, 4 Jun 1998 09:11:27 -0400 (EDT)

Vessel:  Voyager II
Port of Departure: N.E. Aquarium
Date:  May 31, 1998
School/Org:  WhaleNet
Sea State:  choppy
Wave Height:  2:3 ft
Wind Velocity and Direction:  10kts ESE
Air Temp:70F
Water Temp:  surface=15.5C,  12.5ft=13.2C,  24ft=12.9C
Harbor Salinity:  surface=23.0ppt,  12.5ft=30.2ppt,  24ft=30.2ppt
Harbor D/O:  surface=6.26mg/l,  12.5ft=6.55mg/l,  24ft=4.33mg/l
Cloud Cover:  100%
Visibility:  3:4nm
High Tide(time):  16:46
Recorders:  Diane Miller

Time, LatN, LongW, Depth(in feet), Species, Number, Grouping, Behavior,
Names, Water Temp.&Density&Salinity
exit 10:10, 42 21N, 70 50.8W, 86.8
11:07, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Bp, 1, 1, surfacing
11:12, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Bp, 3, 1+1+1, 2diving+ 1 surfacing
11:13, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Bp, 2, 1+1, surfacing
11:14, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Mn, 1, 1, surfacing, a mother of mom/calf
pair
11:14, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Bp, 3, 1+1+1, surfacing
11:15, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Mn, 1, 1, surfacing
d diving, mom/calf pair
11:18, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Mn, 2, 2, surfacing and traveling,
mom/calf pair
11:18, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Bp, 1, 1, surfacing
11:18, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Ba, 1, 1, surfacing
11:20, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Bp, 2, 2, surfacing
11:23, 42 24N, 70 30.2W, 200, Mn, 2, 2, traveling and calf
kick-feeding, mom/calf pair
11:25, 42 24N, 70 29W, 270, Mn, 2, 2, diving
11:28, 42 24N, 70 29W, 270, Mn, 2, 2, surfacing
11:32, 42 24N, 70 29W, 270, Mn, 2, 2, surfacing
11:34, 42 24N, 11:1670 29W, 270, Mn, 2, 2, mom diving and calf surfacing
11:37, 42 24N, 70 29W, 270, Bp, 1, 1, surfacing
11:50, 2403, 2860, 270, Bp, 1, 1, surfacing and traveling
11:57, 42 23.7N, 70 27.95W, 181, Basking Sharks, 2, 2, surfacing and
swimming
12:08, 42 22.4N, 70 25.17W, 259, Bp, 2, 1+1, breaching/surfacing
12:11, 42 22.4N, 70 25.17W, 259, Bp, 2, 1+1,surfacing and traveling
12:18, 42 22.3N, 70 24.95W, 263, Bp, 1, 1, lunge feeding, Surface:
temp=13.7  D/O=7.59  salinity=30.6
12.5ft:  temp=13.5  D/O=7.87  salinity=30.7
12:22, 42 22.3N, 70 24.95W, 263, Bp, 1, 1, surfacing
13:33, 42 21.486N, 70 49.9W,