2009 Humpback Sightings

2009 Humpback Whale Sightings

Dolphin Fleet’s continued program for sharing scientific data is at hand. We are compiling information on whale identification for public and educational use. On this page you can find the sightings of the whales seen during our 2009 season. If you came out with us perhaps you would like to find the whale sighted on your trip. Enjoy!

Select a name of the whale you wish to view and you will see images of that whale.

A RECORD YEAR WITH OVER 300 HUMPBACK WHALES IDENTIFIED IN 2009!

M/F/U refers to the whales gender
M= Male
F= Female
U= Unknown

(2)= Second Photo
(3)= Third Photo

Sightings Archives: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

Name

M/F/U Name M/F/U Name M/F/U Name M/F/U
Abrasion F Firefly’s Calf 07 U Marionette U Shards M
Acrobats U Flounder U Mars F Shark F
Aerospace U Fragment U Mars’s Calf 09 U Sharks Calf 09 U
Algebra U Freckles F Mayo U Shoreline U
Alpha M Freckles Calf 07 U Measles U Shuffleboard U
Alporn M Dusky F Medal U Sieben U
Ampersand M Dyad F Meteor M Sirius M
Amulet F Dyad’s Calf 09 U Midnight F Skateboard F
Anchor F Echo F Milkweed U Skateboard’s Calf 09 U
Anchor’s Calf 09 U Egret U Minos’s Calf 08 U Sloop F
Anchor’s Calf 05 U Eider U Mira U Snare U
Anvil F Elephant U Mirror M Sockeye M
Anvil’s Calf 09 U Ember F Monarch U Sodapop U
Apex F Entropy U Moonlight U Softserve U
Apex’s Calf 09 U Epee U Mostaza F Soot U
Apostrophe F Eraser U Mural F Spirit U
Apostrophe’s Calf 06 U Eruption F Music U Splice M
Apostrophe’s Calf 08 U Etch-A-Stetch U Mystery U Springboard F
Archetect U Evolution U Nazka F Springboard’s Calf 09 U
Aswan M Falcon U Nightscape U Strike F
Backgammon U Faultline U Nile (2) F Strike’s Calf 09 U
Baja F Fern F Nile’s Calf 09 U Stub M
Barb M Fern’s Calf 09 U Nimbus F Stump M
Bat’s Calf 08 U Filament F Nocturne’s Calf 07 U Sundown U
Batcave F Firefly F Northstar U Swallowtail U
Batcave’s Calf 08 U Firefly’s Calf 08 U Nuages F Swan U
Bayou U Flicker U Nuages’s Calf 08 U Swimmer U
Belly U Flock U Orbit F Tapioca U
Binary F Flounder U Osprey U Tear M
Binary’s Calf 09 U Follickle F Owl F Terrace F
Blackhole F Follicke’s Calf 09 U Pallette F Thalassa F
Blackhole’s Calf 09 U Forceps U Pallette’s Calf 09 U Thalassa’s Calf 09 U
Bolide F Fracture M Parens M Thicket U
Bolide’s Calf 09 U Fragment U Pele U Thread M
Bounce F Freefall U Peninsula U Thumper F
Bramble U Freckles F Pepper F Thumper’s Calf 09 U
Broomball U Fulcrum F Percussion U Tilt U
Buckshot F Fulcrom’s Calf 09 U Perseid F Timberline (2) M
Buzzard F Ganesh F Phosphorescence U Titrate U
Cajun F Ganesh’s Calf 09 U Photon F Tongs F
Canopy F Gar U Photon’s Calf 09 U Tornado F
Canopy’s Calf 08 M Geometry M Pinball F Touchdown F
Cardu F Gimlet U Pinpoint U Tracer U
Cartwheel U Giraffe F Pipette U Trident F
Causeway U Gladiator U Pisces F Trident’s Calf 08 U
Cava U Glo F Pisces Calf 09 U Tulip (2) F
Centepede U Glo’s Calf 09 U Pitcher U Tulip’s Calf 09 U
Chaise U Glostick U Pregunta F Tunguska M
Chickadee U Grackle M Pitcher U Twister U
Chinook F Greenbean U Pivot U Underline U
Chinook’s Calf 09 U Gumdrop U Pixar U Ursa F
Chromosome U Gunslinger (2) U Plateau F Venom F
Circuit U Habenero F Pogo F Ventiska F
Circus U Hancock U Polaris M Vertex F
Citation U Hazard U Polkadot U Vertex’s Calf 09 U
Colt M Highbeam U Pox U Vulture F
Compass F Horseshoe U Putter M Walrus M
Compasses Calf 08 U I.T. U Quad U Warrior F
Condensation U Inchworm U Quoate F Weave U
Conflux U Infinity M Ragweed U Wheat U
Coral M Iota F Rapier F Whirligig U
Cosmos U Iota’s Calf 09 U Rapier’s Calf 09 U Whisk F
Crown F Isocoles F Rattan F Wizard F
Crown’s Calf 08 U Isthmas F Rattan’s Calf 09 U Wyoming U
Crystal M Isthmus’s Calf 09 U Ravine U Xylem U
Cygnus M I-Vee F Reaper U Zap U
DashDot F Ivory F Reflection F Zeppelin F
Dash Dot’s Calf 09 U Ivory’s Calf 09 U Reflection’s Calf 09 U Zeppelin’s Calf 09 U
Deneb U Ivory’s Calf 07 U Release U    
Deuce F Jabiru U Rocker M    
Dice U Joy U Rotory U    
Division F Klondike U Rune F    
Dome F Kohoutek M Roswell F    
Doric U Lavaliere F Sabot U    
Draco U Lavaliere’s Calf 09 U Salt F    
Drip’s Calf 08 U Legume U Samovar F    
Duckpin U Leonid U Savannah U    
Dusky F Leukos F Scrape U    
Falcon U Level U Scratch F    
Fern F Lightshow U Scratch’s Calf 09 U    
Fern and Calf U Liner F Scylla F    
Filament F Longboard U Scylla’s Calf 08 U    
Filement’s Calf 07 U Loon F Seafan U    
Firefly F Lupine U Seal M