2011 09 30- A whale breaches right out of the water in the Bay of Fundy as Orphelia approaches Bda Print E-mail
Written by Andrew Stevenson   

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Roy Small took this amazing photograph of a well-fed humpback whale breaching completely out of the water off Brier Island in the Bay of Fundy. I recognise Jamie raising his hands in the air, in the zodiac belonging to Brier Island Whale and Seabird Cruises

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While the whales are still feeding in the Bay of Fundy in preparation for their long journey back down to the Caribbean (and Bermuda) we languish in a five-day Bermuda high

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Now you see her, now you don't. Somers, bodiless on the right above

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Getting Somers out of 80 degree water at sunset isn't easy

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While I coax Somers back onto land, Elsa rescues a dinosaur egg from the beach before Hurricane Orphelia hits us

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We have had five days of variable winds, the water temperature and air temperature 80 degrees, perfect conditions for a hurricane, and of course that is what is bearing down on us in 24 hours

 
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