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Sunday October 31, 2021

We had great looks at humpback whales!

Why Do Whales Breach?

WHY DO WHALES BREACH? We are not sure exactly why whales breach, but there are several theories, so let’s take a closer look at this fascinating behavior in which a whale lunges 75% of its body out of the water and lands on its side or back. Cleansing. Parasites love feeding on a whale by…

What is Baleen

WHAT IS BALEEN? Princess Monterey Whale Watching A baleen whale, which includes humpback whales, gray whales, blue whales, fin whales and right whales, as opposed to toothed whales, use a filter-feeder system inside their mouths made of baleen. It is made mostly of keratin, a strong, yet flexible material that is also found in our…