Boating With Whales-What Distance?
What if I want a closer look?
Everyone marvels at the beauty, grace and majesty of the largest animals on our planet. If approaching a whale to observe it:
- do not approach any closer than 100 yards of any whale,
- do so at a recommended max speed of six knots within 400 yards,
- leave the area as you entered, at a recommended max speed of six knots until >400 yards away from the whale.
Remember to maintain a recommended top speed of 15 knots while transiting elsewhere.
2. What DEPTH?
3. What SPEED?
4. What DISTANCE?
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