Here are some wonderful images by Ron Bates, MMRG, from today's encounter with Transient Orcas, TO20 & TO21. These two Transient Orcas have been sighted in the area several times this season as they patrol the area in search of their next meal, which is primarily Harbor Seals.
Here are some great images by Ron Bates, MMRG, from today's rare encounter with a Gray Whale near Becher Bay! This particular Gray Whale is a frequent visitor to the Salish Sea, but usually is spotted near to Whidbey Island, feeding in shallow bays. "Patch", is the Gray Whales nick name, due to a large patch on the back of the Whale.
Here are some wonderful images by Ron Bates, MMRG, from recent Whale and Wildlife Tours. The sightings have included Transient Orcas, Humpback Whales, Sea lions, Porpoise, and both Harbor & Northern Elephant Seals. It has been a great start to May!