Monthly Archives: March 2013

March 27, 2013

11 days without Orca in Punta Norte. While we are looking out to the Ocean from the hill of lighthouse, part of the team (Gretchen Freund, Leoni Gaffet and Ingrid Visser) is in Caleta Valdes, where a group of 4 (Llen, Pao, Jaluel and Golouen) has been in and out for the last 3 days. […]

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March 16, 2013

JC and Antu were in the area today, from 11 to 2 PM . Maga and her group of 5 were also in the area, from 10 to 4 PM. There were no strandings. Thanks. The PNOR team

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March 12 and 14, 2013

During March 12, only one orca was spotted , from far away, and it could not be identified, from the lighthouse. desde el faro. Today, Antu and JC stayed in the area from 12 to dusk, without stranding. All spotted by Juan Copello Thanks. The PNOR team

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March 12, 2013

Today, we had Maga’s group of 5 (Maga, Shehuen, Valen, Mica and the baby) early in the morning, from 7 to 10 AM patrolling from the lighthouse to Medina Bay, with 4 strandings and 3 captures. All seen and ID by Juan Copello. Thanks. The PNOR team

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March 11, 2013

Strong winds from the SW today, as Sol and Jaluel patrolled Punta Norte in the morning. A very active afternoon, in Medina Bay, with Maga, Valen, Mica, Shehuen and a baby, staying from 3 to 8 PM in the area, with 6 strandings and 3 captured pups. All of this was reported by Juan Copello […]

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March 10, 2013. Jaluel and Sol

Today we had mild winds from different directions, and nice temperatures. Jaluel and Sol made their appearance in Punta Norte today, with Jaluel stranding 5 times, with 2 captures, Juan Copello tells us! Thanks The PNOR team

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March 8, 2013

On a beautiful sunny day, with light winds, Juan Copello spotted 3 orca in the attack channel. At around 3 PM they left towards the East, returning and turning South at approximately 6 PM. thanks. the PNOR team

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March 7, 2013

Spectacular day in Punta Norte. We had mild winds from the West, turning to the North, with lots of sunshine and moderate temperature. In the morning Juan Copello spotted Maga, Valen, Mica and Shehuen. Maga stranded twice capturing one sea lion pup!! In the afternoon, Llen, Pao, and Golouen were spotted, with Llen and Pao […]

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March 6, 2013

At around 3 PM, Juan Copello, spotted one orca, under the Punta Norte Lighthouse. It stranded twice, with no captures. the wind was strong from the WSW. Thanks The PNOR team

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March 5, 2013

Juan Copello spotted 2 orcas, 5 km South of the Mirador, The wind was from the North with choppy seas. No strandings and no confirmed ID! Thanks. PNOR Team

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