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A Humpback Whale at Play in the Caribbean Sea.
Natural Spotlight
A Whale of a Tail
Feeding Whale
The newest member of J Pod
The crossing of the Humpback whale
A cheerful gray whale
A Humpback whale off the coast of Provincetown, MA.
Humpback Whale
Orca in Antarctica
Northward Migration-
Look What I Can Do!
The Silent Hero
close encounter
Power of thr Mother
How to Move a Dead Whale?
The dead whale
Bubblenet Feeding Humpbacks
Up for Air
Male Humpback Whale showing off for the girls.
humpback whale tail
Whale tail in front of a glacier
Whale Breeching In Gulf Of Alaska
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Look What I Can Do!

During a whale watch cruise on the Monterey Bay, we watched this young humpback breach several times. The boat that I looks like he's going to land on is a research boat doing a census of marine mammals in the sanctuary. Apparently this one wanted to make sure he was counted.

TAGS: California, United States, Whale

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San Jose, California, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
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Date Uploaded: April 5, 2015, 4:48 p.m.
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