Week Two: San Diego Whale Watching 2013

Birch Aquarium naturalists head out on Flagship Cruises & Events’ vessel, the Marietta.

By Bekah Logan, Birch Aquarium naturalist

It’s only Week Two of the whale-watching season with Birch Aquarium at Scripps and Flagship Cruises & Events, but my, what a week it has been!

While hopeful beach-goers worried about a “high surf advisory” […]

Whale Watching Photo Winners: March & April

We’re a bit behind on this, but below are the winners of our Whale Watching Photo Contest for March & April. You can see winners for February here and December/January here.

Only seven months until whale season resurfaces!

First Place Momof3sharkkids Runner Up TinaMarie34 (Two photos)


Spectacular Common Dolphins

By Caitlin Scully, naturalist

Common dolphins. Photo by Caitlin Scully.

As whale watching season continues, we’ve been lucky enough to witness some spectacular dolphins. Many species of dolphins live off the San Diego coast, the most energetic of which are common dolphins. These dolphins are a cosmopolitan species, found in tropical and temperate […]