The typhoon sent mostly wind our way, and will leave some rain after moving off to our north, northeast. Read more: Wind, Wind, and more Wind
... and confirming dolphin ID's. So far this season we have seen 16 adult females (some with offspring), 7 sub-adult females, 2 each adult and juvenile males, and 32 sub-adult males. Read more: Awaiting the Typhoon.
We were the only boat out, four researchers in a tiny craft that pitched and rolled in a 0.5 m swell with choppy surface waters. Read more: Afternoon trip with Masaki, Kogi & Hasegawa.
In port again today, I watched the boats from a lookout and saw them bounce and weave. The wind was up and the sea with it. Read more: Watching the Sea
Thus, we stay in port and work on video ID's and review collected data. I also take a bit of time to check out more of the island. Read more: The Weekend - tourists
We had a morning trip with flat, flat seas. The underwater visibility was not good - like pea soup. Read more: Remembering Dolphin ID's
After four trips in a row and a few hours spent in the water gathering data, it was welcome to have a day in port. No guests keeps the senchoo here as well. Read more: Increasing Winds, cloudy skies
Social dolphins, giving us brief glimpses of their activity. Socializing, whistling, chases, and much more. Read more: Trip #13 of the 2002 Field Season
We had a day of flat calm seas, excellent underwater visibility, and 6 dolphin group sightings all around Mikura Island. Read more: Two trips to observe Dolphins.
We went out in the afternoon. Good water and other weather conditions and many dolphins. Read more: Hurray... dolphins and data.
Another day in port ... I am beginning to feel a bit dry and land-locked. But, the time is productive with reviewing videotapes for dolphin ID's. Read more: Wind, Sun, Waves

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