Tuesday, July 12, 2016
HMMA Update from July 11th
A report came in at 0958 from Diane. Reporting RK36 1/10th of a mile east of the Mokuleia pup site. At 1225 a report was made of a seal at Makaha Beach near the cabanas. The seal departed back into the water shortly after the report was made. No ID could be made so this seal will be recorded as an unknown. At 1330 2 seals were reported in the water behind the Turtle Bay Villas. Diane was able to get a positive ID on both seal at 1600. She found Holokai (RG40) and Ipo (RI37). At 1818 a report came in about Ipo (RI37) hauling out at Velzyland. The caller ID'ed the seal by her N10 bleach. At 1828 a seal was reported hauled out on the beach near Papailoa Rd. Don responded but the seal had already departed.
Beverly checked in via email with photos from Mokuleia of Nihoa (R912) and PO3 after her morning shift.
Nihoa and PO3
Holokai and RI37