The Mystery Revealed
A Humpback lunges at krill.
To the Deep
Domino the humpback
A humpback whale rises to the surface catching fish in its mouth, gulls attempt to take advantage and get a bite of fish.
Humpback in the morning light.
A humpback breaches in Sitka Sound
Pectoral fin can get up to 15 feet long.
Choreographed and arranged, these whales benefit each other by feeding cooperatively.
Esther G II watching whales.
I see you
Below the water's surface a humpback whale's eye is visible.
Fluke of luck
The volcano is Mount Edgecumbe and the whale fluking in front is a lucky break.
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Time for my close up
Baleen plates- good for straining fish, krill, or pasta.
Visible here is the inside roof of the mouth.
cooperative feeding within a group of whales.