Posted by: Kirsten | Monday, 14 January 2008

Whale Watch Weekend at Cabrillo National Monument

Annual Whale Watch Weekend and Intertidal Life Festival

From an NPS press release…

Knobby seastarBarnacles and Blowholes! Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego, California will host the 21st Annual Whale Watch Weekend and Intertidal Life Festival on January 19 and 20 from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to explore tide pools and observe inhabitants such as sea anemones, sea hares and hermit crabs. Visitors can also witness the return migration of the magnificent Pacific gray whale en route from Alaskan feeding waters to the Baja California, Mexico breeding lagoons. Authors, researchers, educators, puppet shows, and movies will highlight aspects of Pacific gray whales and intertidal life.

NPS Contact: Kathy Kupper, (202)208-6843.


If you’d like to plan a field trip some other time, the Cabrillo Nat’l Monument’s website offers up a whale of a list of resources for you to consider, including:

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