Encounter #9 - Feb 1, 2016
T102
T102

Photo by Mark Malleson

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T101's
T101's

Photo by Mark Malleson

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T101
T101

Photo by Mark Malleson

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T102
T102

Photo by Mark Malleson

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Photos taken under Be Whale Wise Guidelines

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01-Feb-16

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9

12:15

14:45

Shachi

Mark Malleson,
Hanna Magnusson

T101's

T101, T101A, T101B, T102

Juan de Fuca Strait

48 19.00/123 33.0

48 24.00/123 18.00

Encounter Summary: 

Mark and Hanna followed up a report from Paul Pudwell of Sooke Coastal Explorations of four killer whales heading east off the Sooke Bluffs at 1005.
They found the T101's at 1215 eastbound at the west side of Race Passage and followed them to Trial Island, ending the encounter at 1445 with the whales still eastbound. No kills were confirmed.