Marine Life

  • Superstitions at Sea

    This whale watching season has been a successful one, with guests and crew onboard the Marietta seeing Gray Whales, Common Dolphins, Pacific White-Sided dolphins, Risso’s dolphins, and even Humpback Whales and…

  • Meet the Captains!

    Whale watching expeditions with Birch Aquarium’s naturalists wouldn’t be possible without the talented and experienced captains at Flagship Cruises & Events. …

  • Whale Watching Season is in Full Swing

    The gray whale season this year has been wonderful so far! We have seen a whopping 454 Gray Whales! Whale watchers have just started to see these gentle giants begin their…

Scripps Institution of Oceanography UC San Diego