Sightings Report: July 31, 2018

Sighting from San Francisco Whale Tours vessel Happy Days


On this trip we found a humpback whale inside the bay near Crissy Field. 


It was taking long dives, but we were seeing flukes. 


It moved back and forth between the center span of the Golden Gate Bridge and Crissy Field.

We also spotted harbor porpoises, harbor seals, and murres with chicks.



The western wind had picked up significantly and the bay was rough as we headed out to relocate the humpback. We slowly made our way all the way out to Point Bonita, where we found tons of birds and two humpbacks.

We were unable to stay with them for a long time due to the weather conditions.