Season 3, Leg 4 complete

Check out the data report here, complete with the most memorable images from the leg.

Highlights!

  • Completion of third oceanographic circuit (fourth circuit of surveys).
  • Incredible humpback densities and krill swarms in Whale Channel!
  • Many more n whales arrive, and a minke whale is seen in Caamano.
  • Strongest offshore-inshore gradients yet in surface salinity and temperature.
  • Shearwaters and cormorants arrive, but Cassin’s rare to absent again.

This and other field reports can also be found here.

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