Tag: Canary Islands

Sightings November 2017


During November several species have been reported. November is the time of the year when lots of sailboats prepare to cross the ocean  through low latitudes following the Alisios, the trade winds. Usually they set sail in the Canaries to arrive after two-three weeks of wind and sea to the Caribbean. At least till mid

Sightings July 2017


Once again, some new drops have arrived during July 2017. This time we have two different species sighted: bottlenose dolphins and Gervais beake whale (not an easy one!!). And our first sighting in the Mediterranean!! So happy to keep on working, slowly but solid!

Sightings received in April 2017


This month we have received several sightings made during February, March and April. We’ve put them all together in the same map, as most of them were done along a sailing trip between Cabo Verde and Cape Town. The species reported were: Dolphins. Several groups even it was not possible to identify the species. Bottlenose

Sightings February 2017


Have a look at the sightings reported in February 2017. Thanks to all our partners we recorded: Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Canary Islands (Spain) at in Galicia (Spain). Possibly a humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) sailing between the Canaries and Cape Verde. Fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus) NE Fuerteventura  (Canary Islands). Sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) with common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) sighted