Tag: Cape Verde

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 November 2016


Here you can find sightings done in November 2016. Some of them were done during sailtrips around the Macaronesia, sailing between Azores, Madeira, the Canaries, Cape Verde and Senegal. Some others come directly from the coast of Lanzarote (Canary Islands). Without any doubt, November is a very interesting month for transatlantic sailors!   SIGHTED SPECIES Atlantic spotted

Sightings December 2016


Here you can see sightings done last month: December 2016. Rías Baixas (Galicia, Spain): bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Lanzarote (Canaries, Spain): Blainville’s beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris), striped dolphin (Stenella coeruleoalba), bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), rough-toothed dolphin (Steno bredanensis) y Atlantic Spotted dolphin (Stenella frontalis) . Cape Verde: unidentified baleen whale and pilot whale (Globicephala m.).   Wishing you fair winds and following seas for the next year 2017. Thanks everyone