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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Ajey Patil
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Date
18-02-2017
Region
INDIA - Goa
Species
Killer whale
* According to the current understanding of distribution, these species are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
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Details
pod of 4 at the 50m depth contour straight out from Panjim 4 days ago
Source
email dated Feb 22,2017 from Dipani Sutaria:
Two orca sightings reported:
pod of 4 at the 50m depth contour straight out from Panjim 4 days ago.
Single orca, 2 months ago, again around 50m depth contour, near Mangalore.
Reported by crew member of a fishing vessel trained by Ajey at DiveGoa
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