Bremer Canyon Expedition 30/1/2018

Bremer Canyon Expedition 30/1/2018

The southern ocean made it’s power felt as we rounded the rock wall of the boat harbour today, grey swells lumping through the bay, meeting the bow of the Alison Maree head on. A fittingly dramatic beginning to an expedition on the southern ocean.As we dropped into...
Bremer Canyon Expedition 29/1/2018

Bremer Canyon Expedition 29/1/2018

We sighted the blows of killer whales almost immediately as we arrived at the offshore office today. The three pods we had sight of remained at a distance from the vessel, and were very active, moving fast. Two individuals remained away from the activity, and moved at...
Bremer Canyon Expedition 28/1/2018

Bremer Canyon Expedition 28/1/2018

The sky was alive with seabirds and the ocean with active orca today. In all directions, seemingly at all distances, the grey swells were misted with the small clouds of the breath of mutiple killer whales. As we approached the nearest pod, familiar fins cut through...
Bremer Canyon Expedition 24/1/2018

Bremer Canyon Expedition 24/1/2018

Quiet seas and little wind accompanied our commute to the Bremer Canyon today. All eyes to the empty skies and seas, we commenced the search. Where was our helpful contingent of seabirds? Where were the killer whales? Any whales? We investigated several small swirls...