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Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 7/1 – 7/5

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It has been a very busy week of whale and dolphin watching in Newport Beach aboard East Meets West Whale Watching – filled with diverse sightings, plentiful opportunities, and beautiful weather. Every day has been different, exploring new areas and adapting to the ever changing conditions. Sightings have included:

Whales – Humpback whales, Brydes whales (cow/calf), and minke whales.

Dolphins – Risso’s dolphins, offshore bottlenose dolphins (including the legendary Patches), common dolphins (long and short beaked), a few coastal bottlenose dolphins, and 2 mola molas.

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach June 2020

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‘June Heat’ aboard East Meets West Excursions had excellent sightings throughout the month – Numerous humpback whales, lots of minke whales, a blue whale, and finished the month off with a cow/calf pair of brydes whales the past 2 days in a row. Dolphin trifecta yesterday morning with Risso’s dolphins, offshore bottlenose dolphins, common dolphins and 8-10 minke whales all in same general area, a humpback whale and cow/calf brydes whales. It’s been a unique month with diverse sightings.

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/15/2020

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1 trip – 3 humpback whales, 4 gray whales, 200 short beaked common dolphins, 1000+ long beaked common dolphins, 6 bottlenose dolphins

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/14/2020

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2 trips – 4 humpback whales, 8 gray whales, 1000 common dolphins, 6 bottlenose dolphins

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/13/2020

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No trips – bad weather

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/12/2020

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3 trips – 11 gray whales, 150 offshore bottlenose (including the famous Patches on 2 trips!)

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/11/2020

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3 trips – 9 gray whales, 1750 common dolphins, 8 bottlenose dolphins

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/10/2020

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No Trips – bad weather

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/9/2020

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3 trips – 10 gray whales, 1450 short beaked common dolphins

Whale and Dolphin Watching report Newport Beach 3/8/2020

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3 trips – 1 humpback whale, 7 gray whales, 1200 common dolphins, 150 offshore bottlenose dolphins

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