Encounter Number: 10064

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Identified as:: 460031

Event ID: 2

Occurrence ID: DFOC:Wed Oct 20 00:00:00 EDT 2004:RR:2

Status: alive

Alternate ID : BCY0353

Date
2004-10-20 13:30
Verbatim Event Date: Summer 2004

Release Date

Location
British Columbia
Location ID : NBC
Latitude :
53.2088
Longitude :
-129.052

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Water depth:
Unknown

Elevation:
Unknown

Sex:
unknown

Noticeable scarring:
None

Behavior:
Unknown

Life stage:

Measurements

TypeSizeUnits
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Metal Tags

Left:
Right:

Acoustic Tag

Serial Number:
ID:

Satellite Tag

Name:
Serial Number:
Argos PTT Number:

Field ID
2a

Best Fluke
DFOC_2004-10-20_LDR_Whale Ch_D-0012

Locality
Whale Ch to Squally Ch

Region Name
Northern British Columbia

Sighting
2

Pos Type
Precise

Sighting Comments
one whale joined a single then they both appeared to start feeding - small silver fish visible at surface before whales surfaced - no open mouth visible, but occasional bubbling before surfacing.

Est Size Best
2

Vessel
RR

Group Behavior
Feeding

Number Calves
0

Additional comments:

Submitter
Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Photographer
Luciano Dalla Rosa

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photo British Columbia


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