Whale Watching

  • Whale Watching: Always a Surprise

    By Birch Aquarium Naturalist Kate Jirik Birch Aquarium at Scripps and Flagship Cruises & Events are celebrating 15 years as whale watching tour partners. You would think we’d seen it all, but…

  • ‘Tis the Season for Gray Whales

    By Audrey Evans, whale watching coordinator Earlier this December, Birch Aquarium’s team of naturalists and volunteers attended their pre-season meetings, training sessions, and lectures. As they brushed up on current whale…

  • Dolphin Sightings Delight Whale Watchers

    By Birch Aquarium naturalist Danielle Carter Birch Aquarium is just past the halfway point of our 14th season of whale watching in partnership with Flagship Cruises & Events. So far, it’s…

  • Diego Goes Whale Watching with Birch Aquarium

    EDITOR’S NOTE: Diego Cicero is a High Tech High Media Arts student who recently participated in a month-long internship at Birch Aquarium at Scripps. The program is designed to foster personal…

  • San Diego Whale Watching Off to a Great Start

    By Birch Aquarium naturalist Bekah Logan This is shaping up to be another fabulous San Diego whale watching season with Birch Aquarium and Flagship Cruises & Events. Calm seas and sunny…

  • Whale Watching Season is Here!

    By Audrey Evans, Whale Watching Coordinator How many miles have you traveled in 2013? 100? 1000? 5000? How about 10,000? That’s how far an Eastern Gray Whale travels each year on…

Scripps Institution of Oceanography UC San Diego