Latest Sightings

GULF OF MAINE HUMPBACK WHALE SIGHTINGS

We study and catalog humpback whales across their Gulf of Maine feeding range. The feeding season begins in late March and continues through December.  This is a list of individual humpback whales that have been seen recently in the Gulf of Maine.  These sightings are based on CCS research, as well as reports from whale watch companies and other collaborators (see list below)

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We thank the following for sharing sighting information thus far this season: 7 Seas Whale Watch, Blue Ocean Society, Boston Harbor Cruises, Brier Island Whale and Seabird CruisesCape Ann Whale Watch, Captain John Boats, Dolphin Fleet, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, Newburyport Whale Watch, New England Coastal Wildlife Alliance/Plymouth Whale Watch, Whale and Dolphin Conservation