January 4, 2019
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Humpback Whale Season in Monterey Bay

Humpback Whale Season Is upon Us…Are You Ready? Excitement builds as we enter humpback whale season! Monterey Bay is on the path of the humpback whale […]
January 1, 2019
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Baleen vs. Toothed Whales in Monterey Bay

Here we take a look at Baleen vs. Toothed Whales. Did you know that whales are classified as either Baleen or Toothed? In this video, Sea Goddess […]
December 29, 2018
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Gray Whale Northbound Migration Through Monterey Bay

Gray whale northbound migration through Monterey Bay happens twice per year. Once starting in December on their southbound journey to their breeding grounds heading back to […]
December 26, 2018
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The Monterey Bay Story

By: Evan Firl, Marine Biologist This is the Monterey Bay story. It’s an area teeming with life from seabirds and whales all the way down to […]
November 26, 2018
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Killer Whales on Monterey Bay

Killer whales, otherwise known as Orcas, are not whales at all! They are in fact, the largest of the dolphin family and while they are very […]
November 26, 2018
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Whale Behaviors on Monterey Bay

One of the most fascinating things to experience while whale watching on Monterey Bay is observing whale behaviors in the wild! While behaviors vary among species, […]
November 23, 2018
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Gray Whale Migration on Monterey Bay

December is the beginning of the gray whale migration season here in Monterey Bay, and we are hoping for another spectacular year! Winter whale watching season […]
November 2, 2018
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Spyhopping Whales on Monterey Bay

No matter what, it is always exciting to spot whales on Monterey Bay, but it is even more thrilling when they exhibit behaviors such as spyhopping. […]
October 26, 2018
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Whale Behavior: Tail Slapping on Monterey Bay

Tail slapping is an exciting whale behavior that is spotted quite often on Sea Goddess Whale Watching Monterey Bay trips. But why exactly do they do […]