Monthly Archives: May 2017

Glassy Calm Waters, Beautiful Lighting and Humpback Tail Flukes made this a Terrific Tuesday!

Tuesday May 30, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  Humpback Whale (Guardian), Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Rhinoceros Auklets, Black Oystercatchers, Pigeon Guillemots and Rhinoceros Auklets We may have missed the warmth of the sun … Continue reading

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Spectacularly sunny

Sunday May 28, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  Humpback Whale (Guardian), Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Rhinoceros Auklets, Common Murres, Pigeon Guillemots, and Gulls. Such a lovely day to be on the water. Sun … Continue reading

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I spy…a Minke Whale!

Saturday May 27, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  Humpback Whale (Guardian), Minke Whale, Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Rhinoceros Auklets, Pigeon Guillemots, and Gulls. Sometimes we get a surprise, and today we got one … Continue reading

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Stellar day with Stellers and Sun

Stellar day with Stellers and Sun Thursday May 26, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  Humpback Whale (Twister), Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Rhinoceros Auklets, Gulls, and White-wing Scoters. Steller Sea Lions were active almost … Continue reading

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Blue Skies Above

May 25, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Pigeon Guillemots, Gulls, and Harlequin Ducks. What a glorious day to be on the water. The sun and blue skies made for … Continue reading

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Escape the Ordinary in Telegraph Cove.

If you have never been to Telegraph Cove before, you might be surprised by what you find. This quaint and quintessential boardwalk community is a blast from the past and a reminder of simpler times. As you make your way … Continue reading

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Wet and Wonderful!

Tuesday May 23, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  3 Humpback Whale (Ojos Blancos + 2 unidentified), Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Pigeon Guillemots, and Murrelets (species unsure). Today surprised us with a slight change … Continue reading

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Jigger the Humpback Whale is back!

May 22, 2017 – M.V.Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  1 Humpback Whale (Jigger), Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, and Rhinoceros Auklets. Sunshine and fairly calm waters greeted us as we ventured into Johnstone Strait and across to … Continue reading

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Surface-active Humpback Whale Pair Highlight Lukwa’s First Trip

May 21, 2017 – M.V. Lukwa Today’s Sightings:  3 Humpback Whales, Dall’s Porpoises, Steller Sea Lions, Pacific Harbour Seals, Bald Eagles, Black-Tailed Deer Pelagic Cormorants, Black Oyster Catchers, and Belted Kingfisher. The season is officially upon us! The wildlife and … Continue reading

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