The California Brown Pelican

by Eric Austin Yee

Our guest at Dana Wharf Whale Watching often ask how our captains find dolphins and whales in the wide open ocean. One way is with the help of our often […]

Why Do Whales Breach?

by Eric Austin Yee

It’s the ultimate goal of many Dana Wharf Whale Watching guests – witness a whale breach! Many have seen it on TV while watching a nature documentary but, you never know […]

The Importance of Giant Kelp

by Eric Austin Yee

One of the most overlooked natural features while on our whale watching trips is giant kelp.  That brownish-green mess you see piled up on the beach or floating on the surface […]

Dana Wharf Whale Watching 2016 Highlights

by Eric Austin Yee

Once again Dana Wharf Whale Watching has had an amazing year of sightings and surprises! Here are just a few of the highlights we experienced in 2016!

False Killer Whales – False killer […]

Mola Mola

by Eric Austin Yee

Whale and dolphins are not the only animals our whale watching guest here at Dana Whale Watch find during our excursions. One of the most common yet, unusual animals we see […]

Types of Killer Whales spotted by Dana Wharf Whale Watching

by Eric Austin Yee

The whale watching industry in Southern California has had some pretty amazing and rare sightings in recent days! Our lucky Dana Wharf Whale Watching guest had the pleasure of seeing a […]