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  • Whale Watching: Season in Summary

    By Audrey Evans, whale watching coordinator Once again, it’s time to bid farewell to the gray whales; Birch Aquarium at Scripps’ 2011-12 whale watching season has drawn to a close. We…

  • Grays, Fins, and Humpbacks – Oh My!

    In the past few weeks, we’ve seen a few whale species other than grays off San Diego. A favorite is the fin whale. The second largest animal on our planet today…

  • December SEA Days: Scientist Q&A

    On the third Saturday of each month, a scientist from Scripps Institution of Oceanography or elsewhere in the community joins our special SEA Days program to share their exciting research with…

  • Fabulous Fin Whales

    By Caitlin Scully, aquarium naturalist The northbound migration is beginning! We’ve seen more and more northbound grays in the last few weeks, although these viewings have not been consistent. We seem…

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