NOAA/NMFS
Right Whale Sighting Advisory System (SAS)


CONCENTRATIONS OF ENDANGERED NORTHERN RIGHT WHALES ARE KNOWN TO BE PRESENT IN CAPE COD BAY. SIGHTINGS HAVE BEEN MADE IN THE AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING COORDINATES.

Mariners are urged to maintain a sharp lookout and use caution around right whales. Intentional close approach is prohibited and may result in violation of federal or state law.

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Reports:

11/18/05 - Map
2 sighted 70 nm southeast of Portland, ME, in an 8 nm radius around position 43-11N 068-46W

11/19/05 - Map
1 sighted in the vicinity of the Boston shipping lanes, 65 nm southeast of Boston, MA, in an 8 nm radius around position 41-42N 069-55W

11/28/05 - Map
1 sighted in the vicinity of the Boston shipping lanes, 45 nm southeast of Boston, MA, in an 8 nm radius around position 42-03N 070-08W

CONCENTRATIONS OF ENDANGERED NORTHERN RIGHT WHALES ARE KNOWN TO BE PRESENT IN CAPE COD BAY. SIGHTINGS HAVE BEEN MADE IN THE AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING COORDINATES:

Mariners are urged to maintain a sharp lookout and use caution around right whales. Intentional close approach is prohibited and may result in violation of federal or state law.

NOAA/NMFS Northern Right Whale Sighting Information

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