Latest Sightings

GULF OF MAINE HUMPBACK WHALE SIGHTINGS (2014, alphabetical list)

We study and catalog humpback whales across their Gulf of Maine feeding range. The research season begins in late March and continues through December. Below 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 our regional collaborators.

Last years sightings can be viewed here. You can also learn about the Gulf of Maine Humpback Whale Catalog or download a photo-ID guide to many of the whales listed below.

 

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We thank the following collaborators for sharing information: Allied Whale, Bar Harbor Whale Watch, Blue Ocean Society, Boston Harbor Cruises, Boston’s Best Cruises, Brier Island Whale and Seabird Cruises, Captain Bill and Sons, Captain John Boats, Cape Ann Whale Watch, Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island, Dolphin Fleet,Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, New England Coastal Wildlife Alliance, Quoddy Link Marine, Whale and Dolphin Conservation and others.