A breach is when 2/3rd’s of a whales body has come out of the water. It is also known as cresting. Why do Humpback Whales breach? Speculations are that they could be playing, communicating, trying to scare off predators, “scratching”at the barnacles, exercising or showing of one’s physical fitness to attract a mate.
Archive | December, 2014
First day of the Season with Multiple Whale Sightings! The Sub Adults seem to be in town!
We’re very excited to begin our Whale Watching Season on December 15th! We hope to see you on-board with us the season! – Chris Henderson, Whale Watch Manager.