Thursday, May 15, 2014

{flight} 15 May 2014 Stellwagen Bank

Laura Howes from Boston Harbor Cruises caught this shot of us flying overhead today in the NOAA Twin Otter!

DATE: 5/15/2014
PLATFORM:   Twin Otter NOAA57
HOURS FLOWN: 4:45
AREA SURVEYED: Stellwagen Bank & Wilkinson Basin
PURPOSE OF FLIGHT:   Sawtooth
TRACKLINE BOUNDS:
W line 7030
E line 6924
N line 4230
S line 4154
BEAUFORT RANGE:   2-5
OTHER SPECIES OF NOTE:   9 Humpback whales, 8 Fin whales, and 1 Minke whale
COMMENTS:   Survey completed in excellent to moderate conditions.
RIGHT WHALE SIGHTINGS (# of Eg and Location):
no right whales sighted

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